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Premeditated Killers Differ Mentally From Impulsive Murderers
2013-06-29 08:48:03

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The minds of premeditated murderers are quite different than those who kill impulsively, according to a new study appearing in the latest edition of the journal Criminal Justice and Behavior. "Impulsive murderers were much more mentally impaired, particularly cognitively impaired, in terms of both their intelligence and other cognitive functions," said Dr. Robert Hanlon, senior author of the study and an associate professor of...


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endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
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