Attorneys: Andrade Didn't Try to Kill Cops During Standoff

Prosecutors Counter He Fired Shots While Police Took Cover

Posted: December 4, 2012 at 2:20 a.m.

Attorneys for a man charged with eight counts of attempted capital murder for shooting at police during a March standoff said he’s been overcharged.

Legal Lingo


With planning or deliberation. The amount of time needed for premeditation depends on the person and the circumstances. It must be long enough, after forming the intent to act, for the person to have been fully conscious of the intent and to have considered the act.

Source: The Electric Law Dictionary

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