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Vehicular manslaughter may be charged when a driver causes an accident (either by violating a traffic law or by exercising negligence or “gross negligence”) and the accident causes the death of another person.
A good vehicular manslaughter defense lawyer may be able to show that the accident was due to factors beyond the driver’s control, and unavoidable.
A: When the allegation is vehicular manslaughter by a drunk driver, there are two fronts upon which the defense must be waged: (1) the intoxication level and (2) the cause of the accident.
www.southern-california-dui-defense.com /vehicular_manslaughter.html   (1196 words)

 Manslaughter - California Criminal Defense Attorneys, Involuntary, Voluntary, Vehicular, Felony
Manslaughter is a homicide committed without reason or justification but distinguished from murder by the absence of the element of malice aforethought.
Involuntary manslaughter usually refers to an unintentional killing that results from recklessness or criminal negligence, or from an unlawful act that is a misdemeanor or low-level felony (such as DUI).
The usual distinction from voluntary manslaughter is that involuntary manslaughter (sometimes called "criminally negligent homicide") is a crime in which the victim's death is unintended.
www.california-criminal-defense-lawyers.net /manslaughter.html   (657 words)

  Manslaughter - WikiCrimeLine
The term 'involuntary manslaughter' is commonly used to describe a manslaughter falling within (1) to (3) while (4) is referred to as 'voluntary manslaughter'.
Voluntary manslaughter occurs when all the elements of murder are present including intent to kill or cause grievous bodily harm but the crime is reduced to manslaughter by reason of provocation – diminished responsibility – or death being caused in pursuance of a suicide pact.
Involuntary manslaughter is unlawful killing without intent to kill or cause grievous bodily harm.
www.wikicrimeline.co.uk /index.php?title=Manslaughter   (2581 words)

 Corporate Manslaughter
Michael G Welham was a Principal Inspector with the Health and Safety Executive where his frontline experience in health and safety enforcement included manslaughter at work investigations and prosecutions.
He was a member of the HSE Manslaughter at Work working group and based upon that work he wrote 'Tolley’s Corporate Killing - A Managers’ Guide to Legal Compliance' a book that focuses on corporate manslaughter.
He is a popular speaker on the subject of Corporate (Killing) Manslaughter at conferences, seminars and corporate events.
www.corporate-manslaughter.net   (425 words)

 Legal Definition of Manslaughter
MANSLAUGHTER - The unlawful killing of a human being without malice or premeditation, either express or implied; distinguished from murder, which requires malicious intent.
The distinctions between manslaughter and murder, consists in the following: In the former, though the act which occasions the death be unlawful, or likely to be attended with bodily mischief, yet the malice, either express or implied, which is the very essence of murder, is presumed to be wanting in manslaughter.
Killing a person while doing an act of mere wantonness, is manslaughter as, if a person throws down stones in a coal-pit, by which a man is killed, although the offender was only a trespasser.
www.lectlaw.com /def2/m013.htm   (366 words)

 Manslaughter (Defenders character)
Manslaughter has demonstrated impressive skills with electronics, laying traps, with various types of weapons, and is also very agile.
Manslaughter attacked Iceman and broke his neck; he shot Angel with a laser gun and with a deadly nerve gas, and left the Angel to fall to his death; he sliced Valkyrie’s leg with Dragonfang, which he had soaked in a deadly poison which worked with the sword’s magic to defeat Valkyrie.
Manslaughter laid a trap he was particularly proud of by planting empty chicken buckets and potato chip bags (from places nowhere conveniently near) full of deadly spiders.
www.marvunapp.com /Appendix3/manslaughterdef.htm   (1903 words)

Manslaughter said he would save the Angel only if he himself was made a Defender.
Just then Manslaughter was caught by Interloper, who was on the trail of the dangerous Moondragon, and who used his powers to extinguish the fire.
Abilities: Manslaughter is brilliantly cunning at hunting and trapping his victims, is highly agile, and has mastered various kinds of weaponry.
www.marveldirectory.com /individuals/m/manslaughter.htm   (735 words)

 Lawlink NSW: 2. The Murder/Manslaughter Distinction in Unlawful Homicide   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Manslaughter by an unlawful and dangerous act requires the prosecution to prove that death was caused by a sufficient kind of unlawful act and that a reasonable person, engaged in the same conduct as the accused, would have realised that he or she was exposing another to an appreciable risk of serious injury.
Manslaughter by criminal negligence requires the prosecution to prove that the accused’s act or omission causing death involved such a great departure from the standard of care to be expected from a reasonable and prudent person as to deserve to be called a crime against the community generally and conduct deserving punishment.
This is evident from the fact that an accused may be convicted of manslaughter where he or she was indicted for murder, despite the common law rule that prevents conviction for one felony on the charge of another.
www.agd.nsw.gov.au /4a2565b5001b20d1/9a0e99b46a7710e24a2565f50005f875/7dbbbdbcd65099734a2565ef001a1a86?OpenDocument   (3543 words)

 Vehicular Manslaughter - Criminal Defense Attorneys
Vehicular manslaughter charges are often filed in combination with other charges such as drunk driving(DUI) and/or reckless driving.
The particular circumstances surrounding the incident determine whether vehicular manslaughter is charged as a misdemeanor or felony crime.
Vehicular manslaughter laws vary according to state, but most states consider vehicular manslaughter a felony crime if it occurs as a consequence of drunk driving.
www.criminalattorney.com /pages/crimes/vehicular_manslaughter.htm   (413 words)

 DUI & Manslaughter
In these situations, the DUI statutes define it as a felony if the death occurred in the commission of an unlawful act, not amounting to felony with gross negligence; or in the commission of a lawful act that might produce death, in an unlawful manner and with gross negligence.
It is important to remember that in and of itself, evidence of driving while intoxicated will not support an involuntary manslaughter conviction.
In order to convict the defendant of DUI manslaughter based on his impairment, the prosecution must show that while driving impaired, the DUI defendant violated some other rule of the road, and that it was the violation of that rule that caused the accident, and not his impairment alone.
www.dui1.com /Dui_Lawyers_Driving7.htm   (146 words)

 Manslaughter (2007)
Manslaughter follows five college students looking for fun in the Philippines.
The students find themselves embroiled in a manslaughter they try to cover up, leaving them scrambling for their lives.
Because this project is categorized as being in production, the data is subject to change; some data could be removed completely.
www.imdb.com /title/tt1001525   (260 words)

 Definition of manslaughter - Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
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www.m-w.com /cgi-bin/dictionary?book=Dictionary&va=manslaughter   (38 words)

 Manslaughter - Los Angeles Criminal Defense Attorneys, Involuntary, Voluntary, Vehicular, Felony
Manslaughter - Los Angeles Criminal Defense Attorneys, Involuntary, Voluntary, Vehicular, Felony
Manslaughter - Los Angeles, CA Criminal Defense Lawyers
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www.los-angeles-criminal-defense-lawyers.com /manslaughter.html   (667 words)

 Manslaughter (1930)
A festive romance, complete with water skiing and dance parties highlight the first half.
An effective and convincing set up for the 'manslaughter' to follow.
And Claudette Colbert fans will be well pleased to find her already in top gear.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0021121   (496 words)

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