Examples of manslaughter in a Sentence
She was convicted of manslaughter for driving while drunk and killing three people.
Recent Examples of manslaughter from the Web
Darrell Jackson was charged with felony vehicular manslaughter and felony persistent violator in the death of 33-year-old Menite Milien.
Vasquez could face charges of vehicular manslaughter, although police haven’t said whether or not she will be charged yet.
In 2013, Jordan Craig Stewart, of Churchville, then 27, pleaded guilty to charges of vehicular manslaughter and possessing heroin in connection with the accident that killed Joshua Hanna.
And the last involved a juvenile, who was found guilty of vehicular manslaughter.
Second-degree vehicular manslaughter is a Class D felony, carrying a maximum sentence of up to seven years in prison but no minimum sentence.
Soukouang was arrested on suspicion of felony DUI and gross vehicular manslaughter, and treated at an area hospital for minor injuries suffered in the crash.
Zhu is charged with one count of vehicular manslaughter and two counts of reckless driving for the injuries of Kevin’s mother and sister.
Bani Duarte, 27, of San Clemente, was arrested on suspicion of vehicular manslaughter, Huntington Beach police told CBS Los Angeles.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'manslaughter.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
MANSLAUGHTER Defined for English Language Learners
law : the crime of killing a person without intending to do so
MANSLAUGHTER Defined for Kids
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up manslaughter? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).