Manslaughter

Understanding Involuntary Manslaughter

by Ambrosio Rodriguez | May 12, 2015 | Manslaughter

In California, there are two types of manslaughter, voluntary and involuntary. Voluntary Manslaughter Voluntary manslaughter is a killing committed with no prior intent to kill, either committed in the heat of passion or under circumstances that would cause a reasonable person to become emotionally or mentally disturbed. Involuntary Manslaughter In contrast, involuntary manslaughter is an… read more

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