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Man Who Shot Wife In Hospital In 'Act Of Love' May Get Shorter Sentence

AP | Posted 12.13.2013 | Crime

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A man convicted of aggravated murder for fatally shooting his ailing wife in her hospital bed will be sentenced Friday after a pr...

Lesser Sentence Sought For Man Who Killed Ailing Wife In Hospital

AP | Posted 11.14.2013 | Crime

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A prosecutor says she'll seek a lesser sentence for an Ohio man convicted of fatally shooting his ailing wife in her hospital bed...

Man Who Killed Sick Wife 'Out Of Love' May Argue Insanity

AP | THOMAS J. SHEERAN | Posted 11.04.2013 | Crime

CLEVELAND -- CLEVELAND (AP) — A man charged with fatally shooting his wife in her hospital bed killed her out of love and will tell jurors about the...

MERCY KILL TRIAL: Man Pleads Not Guilty In Wife's ICU Shooting

AP | Posted 10.24.2012 | Crime

AKRON, Ohio -- A man pleaded not guilty Friday to shooting his wife of 45 years in a hospital intensive care unit in what may have been a mercy killin...

MERCY KILLING: Man Faces Murder Charges In Disabled Wife's Death

AP | Posted 08.21.2012 | Crime

AKRON, Ohio -- A grand jury has indicted a man in the suspected mercy killing of his wife at a northeastern Ohio hospital. John Wise faces one count ...