manslaughter

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Words related to manslaughter

homicide without malice aforethought

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html) Involuntary manslaughter is a  third-degree felony in Ohio.
We maintain the (manslaughter) charge that we've had all the time, but now we would like the court to change the basis for the custody to manslaughter from involuntary manslaughter," he said.
August 4 ( ANI ): A Massachusetts state judge has stayed Michelle Carter's 15-month prison sentence pending appeal of her involuntary manslaughter conviction in the 2014 suicide of her boyfriend, Conrady Roy III.
Alix Catherine Tichelman, 27, was sentenced to six years in prison by a Santa Cruz Superior Court judge after she accepted a plea deal in which a manslaughter charge was reduced to involuntary manslaughter, a court official said, reports Reuters.
Involuntary manslaughter entails a prison sentence of two to 15 years.
Murray, 58, has pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter.
The charges against Rattanavong are involuntary manslaughter and reckless discharge of a firearm, rather than murder or voluntary manslaughter.
The dividing line between the categories of involuntary manslaughter is not clear, and in many cases, a crime is classified under both.
Eliaderani was initially put on trial for murder, but after a more than weeklong trial in March 2010, jurors deliberated 14 hours before convicting him of the lesser charge of involuntary manslaughter.
The doctor, accused of involuntary manslaughter over the death of Jacko, 50, last June, is due in court in Los Angeles next month.
More than a dozen members of Jackson's family were expected to attend the hearing for Dr Conrad Murray who has pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter.
He was held on suspicion of involuntary manslaughter by recklessness and negligence.
Dr Conrad Murray, a Houston cardiologist who was with Jackson when he died, pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter when he appeared at Los Angeles Superior Court.
He will be arrested for the involuntary manslaughter of Jackson, who died in June.
Caceres was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter yesterday in the death of Jose L.
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