Murderers Must Not Profit from Their Crimes – Court of Appeal Ruling

Murderers Must Not Profit from Their Crimes – Court of Appeal Ruling It is a fundamental rule of law that murderers must never be permitted to profit from their crimes. In a case that put a modern twist on that principle, a businessman who murdered his wife in the midst of their bitter divorce was ordered to pay over £1.5 million to her sister and two of his sons. The businessman was believed to be worth over £3 million when he stabbed his wife through the heart during an argument. He was subsequently convicted of her murder and sentenced to life imprisonment. The victim was in the process of divorcing…