The tragic death of famous singer Marvin Gaye in 1984 was a shocking surprise, it was his Pentecostal preacher father who killed him. Marvin Jr. was at his parents’ Los Angeles home, got into a heated with his father. The fight turned physical and was broken up by Marvin Jr.’s mother, but when his father returned to the room he gunned down his son with the .38 pistol Marvin had given him.He was originally charged with murder, but was given a plea bargain for a six-year suspended sentence.
Anthony Induisi aka Tony Black (1948) was a capo in the Colombo family, operating from Florida. In 1988 and 1989 he ran a criminal enterprise through a pattern of racketeering, including illegal telemarketing businesses in Miami and a $3 million-a-year sports bookmaking operation in Tamarac. As part of a plea bargain, prosecutors agreed to drop charges that in 1989 Induisi hired a hit man to carry out a Mafia-sanctioned contract to kill the son of another alleged mobster in Broward County.
Robert Hansen (not to be confused with the American spy) admitted to raping & killing 17 women, mostly dancers & prostitutes in Anchorage, AK, but state troopers who investigated the case believe Hansen’s death toll to be much higher. One investigator believes Hansen killed 4 or 5 women/year from the early '70s until police tracked him down in '84. Hansen was charged with 4 murders. Through a plea bargain, he was sentenced to 461 years, + life.
IF YOU EVER NEEDED AN EXCUSE TO PUSH FOR THE DEATH PENALTY, THIS CASE IS YOUR AMMO. Forensic reports show that in August Victoria Marten, 10, had been dosed with meth, raped, strangled, stabbed and dismembered just a day after her ...Death Penalty, no plea bargain, No appeals