Examples of manslaughter in a Sentence
She was convicted of manslaughter for driving while drunk and killing three people.
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And now — following the death of a woman injured in the crash — the highway patrol is working with prosecutors to enhance Welk’s DUI charges to manslaughter.
Cameron served four years in prison after being convicted as an accessory to voluntary manslaughter.
Briceson Carter, 33, pleaded guilty to manslaughter and other amended charges in exchange for a maximum sentence of 40 years in prison, according to District Attorney Leon Cannizzaro's office.
Tili pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter for the death of Keanu Perpetua-Prescott as part of negotiations with prosecutors, and van Doorninck gave her a high-end sentence of eight years, six months in prison.
He was acquitted in May 2015 of voluntary manslaughter.
Chrisman later pleaded guilty to manslaughter to avoid a second trial.
Markale Hart pleads guilty to manslaughter in 2014 fatal shooting of Auburn's Jakell Mitchell Nearly 38 months after the December 2014 fatal shooting of then-Auburn football player Jakell Mitchell, the case against the man who shot him is over.
Closing arguments are expected Wednesday morning in the trial of two teenagers accused of manslaughter in the death of Roger Trindade, who was knocked unconscious with one punch on Park Avenue in 2016.
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law : the crime of killing a person without intending to do so
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