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Manslaughter Law
State of Louisiana v. Dalduran J. Brandon

In the early morning hours of February 18, 2014, Defendant, Martavia
King and Malcolm Hall broke into the residence of 79-year-old Nathaniel
Cash in Gloster, Louisiana. A struggle ensued and Defendant held
Mr. Cash in a chokehold while Hall wrestled a gun from him and tied his
hands behind his back. During the struggle, Mr. Cash’s spine was fractured.
The men ransacked the h... More...
   $0 (06-25-2016 - LA)

Leonardo Adame Ortegon v. The State of Texas

In January 2014, Leonardo Adame Ortegon pled guilty to the offense of continuous sexual
abuse of a child pursuant to a plea bargain agreement. In accordance with the terms of the plea
bargain agreement, adjudication was deferred and Ortegon was placed on community supervision
for a period of ten years. In February 2015, the State moved to adjudicate guilt, alleging that
04-15-0... More...
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The State of Texas v. Richard Michael Donohoo

The factual background is unnecessary to the disposition of this appeal. Accordingly, we
provide a brief procedural background for context.
The State obtained an indictment against Jarreau for delivery or offer of delivery of a
dangerous drug. Specifically, the indictment alleged Jarreau “did then and there intentionally or knowingly deliver or offer to deliver to [M.J.] a dange... More...
   $0 (06-24-2016 - TX)

Joshua Jacob Patterson v. The State of Texas

A grand jury indicted Patterson for the murder of Kristian Sullivan, who died
of multiple gunshot wounds in the front yard of his grandmother’s house. Patterson
filed a pre-trial motion to suppress any statement he had made to law enforcement
officers. In this motion, he asserted several bases for suppression, including that his
statements “were taken without the safeguards r... More...
   $0 (06-23-2016 - TX)


In March 2005 defendant pled guilty to aggravated
manslaughter, terroristic threats and unlawful possession of a
handgun, which arose out of three events that occurred in a
single day. Defendant is serving an aggregate twenty-seven year
term of imprisonment; twenty years to be served without parole.1
In our first review of defendant's PCR petition, we found
the judg... More...
   $0 (06-22-2016 - NJ)

State of Oklahoma v. Steven Wade Jameson

Tulsa, OK - The State of Oklahoma charged Steven Allen Jameson with three counts of first-degree manslaughter in violation of 21 O.S. 711, unlawful possession of controlled drug in violation of 63 O.S. 2-402 and driving without a driver's license in violation of 47 O.S. 6-603(A).

Court docket entries:

Date Code Description Count Party Amount
04-30-2010 TEXT

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   $0 (06-22-2016 - OK)

Michael Joe McCoy vs State of Florida

Appellant Michael J. McCoy was charged with the second-degree murder of
a man with whom he believed his wife was having an affair and of the attempted
second-degree murder of the wife. A jury found him guilty of the lesser-included
offenses of manslaughter and aggravated battery with a firearm. On appeal, he
challenges his judgment and sentence for aggravated battery with a fir... More...
   $0 (06-21-2016 - FL)

Isaiah Samelton v. State of Indiana

During the evening hours of July 9, 2014, Antonio Garcia (Garcia) was
working as a cashier at the Phillips 66 gas station located at the corner of
Western Avenue and Falcon Street in South Bend, Indiana. Willie Menyard
(Menyard), a patron at the store, was prepaying for his gas. At about that time,
a red sedan drove into the pump area and, without stopping, drove to the front... More...
   $0 (06-20-2016 - IN)

Jose Franco, III v. The State of Texas

The following evidence was adduced at trial. Appellant lived with his girlfriend
Amanda Gonzales. The victim, J.F,2 appellant’s thirteen-year-old son, and his three
siblings3 resided in the home, along with Gonzales’s two children. On May 12, 2013,
appellant asked his sister, A.T., if J.F. could reside with her because J.F. was “out of
control.” A.T. testified that she met... More...
   $0 (06-17-2016 - TX)

State of Missouri v. Kirk Mueller

St. Louis, MO - Hazelwood Man Found Guilty of Second-Degree Involuntary Manslaughter

The State of Missouri charged Kirk Mueller, age 25, with first-degree involuntary manslaughter as a result of the death of Derek Cliffe who was killed in a car wreck on February 19, 2014. The Defendant and the decedent were friends and had been hanging out at Bobby's Place in St. Charles. Cliffe had no... More...
   $0 (06-15-2016 - MO)

Commonwealth of Kentucky v. Cleosey Henderson

Louisville, KY - The Commonwealth of Kentucky charged Cleosey Hendeson with first-degree assault, first-degree sexual abuse and unlawful imprisonment. It claimed that Defendant tied up his victim, sexually abuse her and attacked her with a knife when she tried to excape.

Defendant had prior convictions for robbery, forgery and manslaughter.... More...
   $0 (06-15-2016 - )

State of Oklahoma v. Kandel Alane Harrington

Tulsa, OK - Woman Gets One Year of Probation For Hitting and Killing Pedestrian With Her Car

The State of Oklahoma charged Kandel Alane Harrington, age 40, with first-degree manslaugher in violation of 21 O.S. Section 711 with provides:

Homicide is manslaughter in the first degree in the following cases:

1. When perpetrated without a design to effect death by a person wh... More...
   $0 (06-13-2016 - OK)

State of Oklahoma v. Pedro Abraham Castro

Tulsa, OK - Man Sentenced to 12 Years In Prison on Manslaughter Charge

The State of Oklahoma charged Pedro Abraham Castro with:

Count # 1. Count as Filed: HM11, MURDER - FIRST DEGREE, in violation of 21 O.S. 701.7
Date of Offense: 02/11/2014
Party Name Disposition Information
Count # 2. Count as Filed: ABDOM, DOMESTIC ASSAULT & BATTERY... More...
   $0 (06-13-2016 - OK)


Tried by a jury, defendant Najee Kelsey was convicted of
first-degree murder, N.J.S.A. 2C:11-3(a)(1) and (2) (count one);
felony murder, N.J.S.A. 2C:11-3(a)(3) (count two); and burglary,
N.J.S.A. 2C:18-2 (count three). On count one, the judge
sentenced defendant to sixty years in prison with an 85% parole
disqualifier pursuant to the No Early Release Act (NERA),
N.J.... More...
   $0 (06-13-2016 - NJ)


In this appeal from convictions of involuntary manslaughter by
commission of public offense and child endangerment resulting in death,
we primarily consider a claim of ineffective assistance of trial counsel
based on the failure to challenge the sufficiency of evidence to support
the submission of all four alternative means of committing the crime of
child endangerment. On our ... More...
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At approximately 4:45 a.m. on January 1, 2014, St. Marys Police Officer Mark Lamberson was in his office at the police station when he saw a car pull into the parking lot and heard a car horn honking continuously. Lamberson got up to investigate and saw a man, later identified as Gonzalez, approach the visitor entrance to the police station and begin pounding on the door. Lamberson made contact wi... More...   $0 (06-12-2016 - KS)

United States of America v. Ivan Hondal Chavez

Tulsa, OK - Mexican Citizen Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison for His Participating in a Drug Conspiracy

Ivan Hondal Chavez, 30, Vera Cruz, Mexico, was sentenced to 132 months in prison for participating in a drug trafficking conspiracy Chief United States District Court Judge Gregory K. Frizzell also sentenced Hondal to three years of supervised release following his prison sentence and o... More...
   $0 (06-11-2016 - OK)

State of Tennessee v. Terry Butler

This case arises from an incident in which the Defendant, a police officer, delivered false information to his girlfriend and prompted her to give the information to the police investigating a burglary of her home and procured the unjustified arrest of two young men in connection with the burglary. At the trial, Memphis Police Officer Devin Thompson testified that on July 8, 2013, he responded to... More...   $0 (06-09-2016 - TN)

Benjamon Ray Stewart a/k/a Benjamon Todd Stewart v. The State of Texas

On July 23, 2013 from 6:30 p.m. until approximately 10:30 p.m., Stewart
played pool and drank three or four beers at a bar in Fort Worth. After leaving
the bar, Stewart made purchases at a nearby Walmart store, once at 11:31 p.m.
and again at 12:46 a.m. A Walmart employee, who helped Stewart load his
items into his truck after his second shopping trip, noticed that Stewart ha... More...
   $0 (06-08-2016 - TX)

State of Colorado v. Alishia Huerena

Golden, CO - Woman Gets 16 Years For Fatal Car Crash

The State of Colorado charged Alishia Huerena, age 35, with reckless manslaughter for causing a wreck on U.S. 6 that killed Kimberly Henderson, age 51. The State claimed that Huerena grabbed the steering wheel of the vehicle in which she was a passenger causing it to run into Henderson's Toyota 4Runner, which, in turn, caused her to ru... More...
   $0 (06-07-2016 - CO)

United States of America v. Olaf James Haugen

Billings, MT - Lame Deer Man Sentenced to More Than 17 Years in Prison for Rape

Olaf James Haugen, 29, of Lame Deer was sentenced today to 210 months in prison and 10 years’ supervised release for rape.

Haugan was convicted of aggravated sexual abuse following a two-day jury trial in Billings in December of 2015. Haugen was indicted by a grand jury in January on the single cou... More...
   $0 (06-02-2016 - MT)


On October 15, 2007, a Monmouth County Grand Jury indicted
defendant on three counts of first-degree aggravated
manslaughter, N.J.S.A. 2C:11-4(a)(1) (counts one, two and
three); three counts of second-degree vehicular homicide,
N.J.S.A. 2C:11-5(a) (counts four, five and six); one count of
second-degree aggravated assault, N.J.S.A. 2C:12-1(b)(1) (count
seven); one coun... More...
   $0 (06-02-2016 - NJ)

State of Tennessee v. Travis Tate

This is Defendant‟s direct appeal from his convictions for causing the death of Demarcus Smith and the injury of Kevin Miller at a BP gas station on July 18, 2012, in Shelby County. Defendant was indicted for one count of first degree murder, one count of attempted first degree murder, and one count of employment of a firearm during the commission of a dangerous felony.
Mr. Smith and... More...
   $0 (06-01-2016 - TN)

State of Missouri vs. Jason R. Shell

In January 2012, Defendant and James Eyman (Decedent) were planning to buy heroin.
In text messages, Decedent told Defendant that he had $40 to put toward the purchase.
Combined with Defendant’s $30, the men were able to purchase seven doses of heroin.
Defendant contacted his heroin dealer and purchased all $70 worth of heroin, to be paid back by
Decedent when they met up la... More...
   $0 (05-31-2016 - MO)

Glynda Denise Morrow v. The State of Texas

Appellant pleaded not guilty to the offense of intoxication manslaughter. The jury found Appellant guilty of committing intoxication manslaughter with a deadly weapon, i.e., a vehicle. The jury assessed a punishment of imprisonment for ten years and a $5,000 fine.
ANALYSIS PURSUANT TO ANDERS V. CALIFORNIA Appellant’s counsel filed a brief in compliance with Anders and Gainous. Appellant’s ... More...
   $0 (05-30-2016 - TX)

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