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STATE OF KANSAS v. SHAWN C. CROWELL

Crowell's conviction of aggravated battery arose out of an altercation and high- speed chase which ultimately resulted in Crowell's car hitting Jones' motorcycle, causing extensive personal injuries which caused Jones to be hospitalized and undergo several surgeries. The details of the altercation and chase and the aftermath are set forth in the record and are well-known to the parties but are not... More...   $0 (03-18-2018 - KS)

STATE OF NEW MEXICO v. NOE TORRES

In the early hours of September 15, 2005, nine shots were fired through a
3 bedroom window of an apartment in Clovis, killing ten-year-old Carlos Perez. Carlos
4 had been sleeping in the bedroom he shared with his older brother, the intended
5 victim, seventeen-year-old Ruben Perez.
6 {4} That night there were two distinct groups of actors involved in the shooting:
7 one group... More...
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United States of America v. Edward Smith Southern District of New York - New York, New York

This case, in which oral argument was heard in September 2016
but which was held in abeyance pending decision first in United States
v. Jones, No. 15‐1518, __ F.3d __, slip op. (2d Cir. Oct. 5, 2017), then in
United States v. Morales, No. 14‐3661 (2d Cir. Jan. 22, 2018), presents the
following questions: (1) whether the evidence at trial was sufficient to
prove poss... More...
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State of New York v. Hugh Barry New York County Supreme Court - New York, New York

New York, NY - Judge Finds Cop Not Guilty For Killing Mentally Ill Woman

The State of New York charged New York City Police Office Hugh Barry with manslaughter and criminally negligent homicide for shooting and killing a 66-year-old mentally ill woman in her bedroom in 2016.

Deborah Danner had a baseball bat in her hand when she was shot.

Barry claimed self defense.
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United States of America v. Arthur Charles Smith, a/k/a Marvon Anderson Eastern District of Tennessee - Federal Courthouse - Knoxville, Tennessee

Arthur Smith was sentenced as a career offender based in part
on his prior North Carolina state conviction for common-law robbery. In this appeal, he
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No. 16-6720 United States v. Smith Page 2
contends that North Carolina common-law robbery does not qualify as a “crime of violence”
within the meaning of § 4B1.1(a) of the United States Sentencing Guidelines. This is the second<... More...
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Kendall Ray Thompson v. The State of Oklahoma Morelaw Internet Marketing for Legal Professionals MoreLaw Can Make Your Phone Ring 888-354-4529

¶1 Kendall Ray Thompson was tried by jury and convicted of Counts I and II, Manslaughter in the First Degree in violation of 21 O.S.2011, § 711, and Count III, Failure to Stop at a Stop Sign (Misdemeanor) in violation of 47 O.S.2011, § 11-201, all after former conviction of two or more felonies, in the District Court of Haskell County, Case No. CF-2014-74. In accordance with the jury's recommendat... More...   $0 (02-15-2018 - OK)

United States of America v. Antoine Darrell Smith Middle District of North Carolina Federal Courthouse - Greensboro, North Carolina

The district court held that the North Carolina crime of voluntary manslaughter is a violent felony under the force clause of the Armed Career Criminal Act (ACCA), 18 U.S.C. § 924(e)(2)(B)(i). We agree, and affirm the enhanced sentence imposed on Antoine Smith as a result.
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Antoine Smith pled guilty to one count of possession with intent to distribute cocaine hydrochloride in violation o... More...
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Commonwealth of Pennsylvania v. Joseph G. Zucco, Jr.

Harrisburg, PA - Jury Finds Trucker Not Guilty For Fatal Accident

The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania charged Joseph G. Zucco, Jr. with manslaughter as a result of a car truck accident on February 2, 2016 which resulted in the death of Julie Watson, age 49, and her 83-year-old father, George Storer.

Defendant's lawyer blamed the accident on a traffic light.... More...
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State of Oklahoma v. Samantha Ann Perales Delaware County Courthouse - Jay, Oklahoma

Jay, OK - Jury Convicts Defendant And Recommends Life In Prison

The State of Oklahoma charged Samantha Ann Perales, age 12, with manslaughter, possession of a control dangerous drug and possession of drug paraphernalia for causing an auto accident while intoxicated with meth that killed a Bartlesville, Oklahoma mother of two.

The State claimed that Perales was high on meth on Ap... More...
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United States of America v. Bruna De Paula Cardoso Morelaw Internet Marketing for Legal Professionals MoreLaw Can Make Your Phone Ring 888-354-4529

Birmarck, ND - Brazilian Woman Sentenced for Involuntary Manslaughter

Chief United States District Judge Daniel L. Hovland sentenced Bruna De Paula Cardoso, 24, Brazil, on a charge of involuntary manslaughter. Judge Hovland sentenced Cardoso to serve three years and one month in prison, followed by three years of supervised release and to pay restitution.

On September 24, 2016, w... More...
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State of Missouri v. Jeffrey L. Bruner Jasper County Courthouse - Carthage, Missouri

Defendant Jeffrey L. Bruner appeals his convictions on charges of first-degree murder and armed criminal action, alleging the circuit court erred by refusing to submit a self-defense instruction. This Court recently reaffirmed in State v. Smith, 456 S.W.3d 849, 852 (Mo. banc 2015), that if substantial evidence is presented of the elements of self-defense, then the issue is injected and self-defens... More...   $0 (02-08-2018 - MO)

United States of America v. Jordan Clarence Rogers Western District of Missouri Federal Courthouse - Kansas City, Missouri

Jordan Rogers repeatedly pointed a laser at a police helicopter, temporarily
blinding the pilot, and pleaded guilty to one count of aiming a laser at an aircraft in
violation of 18 U.S.C. § 39A. On appeal, Rogers challenges the district court’s2
application of a nine-level sentencing enhancement for recklessly endangering the
safety of an aircraft, pursuant to United States Sentenc... More...
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STATE OF OHIO v. BRETT M. MEDDOCK

Defendant-appellant Brett M. Meddock appeals his conviction and sentence
for one count of murder, in violation of R.C. 2903.02(B), an unclassified felony; one count


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of involuntary manslaughter, in violation of R.C. 2903.04(A), a felony of the first degree;
one count of felonious assault, in violation of 2903.11(A)(1), a felony of the second
degree; one coun... More...
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Keith Crabbs v. Zach Scott Southern District of Ohio Federal Courthouse - Columbus, Ohio

Keith Crabbs filed a § 1983 claim alleging that the local police violated his Fourth (and Fourteenth) Amendment right to be secure from unreasonable searches. But he died before the case could be resolved. Anne Crabbs, Keith’s mother and the personal representative of his estate, filed a motion to substitute as a party. The district court found that Keith’s death extinguished his claim and dismiss... More...   $0 (01-26-2018 - OH)

State of Georgia v. Jarrett Marshall Muscogee County Courthouse - Columbus, Georgia

Columbus, GA - Jury Finds Defendant Guilty of Involuntary Manslaughter

The State of Georgia charged Jarrett Marshall, age 22, with involuntary manslaughter for shooting and killing Trenton Hill for pointing a gun at Hill and pulling the trigger on June 26, 2015.

Marshall claimed that he did not think the gun was loaded.... More...
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United States of America v. Randall Tyrell Steward Federal Courthouse Western District of Arkansas - Fayetteville, Arkansas

Randall Steward pleaded guilty to sex trafficking of a child in violation of 18
U.S.C. § 1591. At sentencing, Steward objected to various aspects of the presentence
report. The district court sustained 1 some objections, but overruled Steward’s
1The Honorable Timothy L. Brooks, United States District Judge for the
Western District of Arkansas.
objection to the categorization of... More...
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Juan Aguilar vs. The State of Florida

On Sunday, December 9, 2007, at approximately 3:00 a.m., a three-car
accident occurred in the four westbound lanes of State Road 836 near the 27th
Avenue exit. At approximately 3:11 a.m., Florida Highway Patrol Trooper
Bobadilla (“Trooper Bobadilla”) received a dispatch regarding this accident.
When he arrived at the scene, Miami Dade Expressway Authority (“MDX”) Road
Ra... More...
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United States of America v. Jerome Wilson Eastern District of Pennsylvania Federal Courthouse - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

If it were somehow in doubt before, we take the opportunity now to hold that bank robbery by intimidation is categorically a “crime of violence” under the United States Sentencing Guidelines. In doing so, we join several other federal courts of appeals that have held the same under the guidelines or the Armed Career Criminal Act (“ACCA”).
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Jerome Wilson pled guilty to unarmed bank robbery... More...
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State of Oklahoma v. Edwar Blocker Morelaw Internet Marketing for Legal Professionals MoreLaw Can Make Your Phone Ring 888-354-4529

Tulsa, OK - The State of Oklahoma charged Edwar Blocker with first-degree manslaughter in violation of 21 O.S. 711-723 in conjunction with the killing of Kenney D. Long, age 31.

Docket
Date Code Description Count Party Amount
12-29-2016 TEXT

CRIMINAL FELONY INITIAL FILING.

Document Available at Court Clerk's Office
1 PARKER, YANIA
12-29-201... More...
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STATE OF OHIO v. MICHAEL D. SCOTT

On Saturday, September 26, 2015, Joshua Hamilton attended his sister
Bridget’s birthday party at Kricket’s Tavern in Huber Heights, along with his other sister,
Brittany, and one of Brittany’s friends. Trial Tr. vol. 3, 1099-1102. The staff that evening
consisted of four persons, one of whom served as a host and took photographs to be
used for promotional purposes. Id. at 10... More...
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STATE OF OHIO v. AVELARDO ROSALES

MATHIAS H. HECK, JR., by MICHAEL J. Avelardo Rosales appeals from his conviction and sentence on one count of
felony murder, one count of felonious assault, one count of discharging a firearm into a
habitation, and two firearm specifications.
{¶ 2} Rosales’ appointed appellate counsel has filed a brief pursuant to Anders v.
California, 386 U.S. 738, 87 S.Ct. 1396, 18 L.Ed.2d ... More...
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United States of America v. Raymond Gachupin District of New Mexico Federal Courthouse - Albuquerque, New Mexico

Albuquerque, NM - Jemez Pueblo Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Voluntary Manslaughter Charge

Raymond Gachupin, 23, an enrolled member and resident of Jemez Pueblo, N.M., pled guilty on January 19, 2018 in federal court in Albuquerque, N.M., to a voluntary manslaughter charge. Under the terms of his plea agreement, Gachupin will be sentenced within the range of 18 to 78 months in prison foll... More...
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STATE OF KANSAS v. CHRISTOPHER M. HARRIS

In February 2015 Gregory Swiger and Catherine Richard were walking to a liquor store when they came upon Christopher Harris. Swiger and Harris got into an argument, and Swiger stated that he was going to "whip [Harris'] butt." Swiger did not follow through on the threat, however, because he did not want to get in any trouble. Swiger testified that as he started to walk away, Harris pulled out a kn... More...   $0 (01-19-2018 - KS)

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA v. JEROME WILSON Man arrested minutes after attempting to steal $10K in armed bank robbery, police say

The facts of the case are not in dispute. Wilson pled guilty to three counts of unarmed bank robbery or attempted bank robbery in violation of 18 U.S.C. § 2113(a), and the District Court sentenced him to 151 months’ imprisonment, three years of supervised released, restitution of $3,122, and a special assessment of $300. The sentence was based in part on two enhancements: one for being a career ... More...   $0 (01-19-2018 - PA)

State of Oklahoma v. Joshua Clayton Price MoreLaw Suites 406 South Boulder and 624 South Denver 918-582-3993 or Info@morelaw.com

Tulsa, OK - Defendant Pleads Guilty To Role In Murder and Gets 15-Years

The State of Oklahoma charged Joshua Clayton Price with:

Count # 1. Count as Filed: HM11, MURDER - FIRST DEGREE, in violation of 21 O.S. 701.7
Date of Offense: 07/17/2015
Party Name Disposition Information
PRICE, JOSHUA
KNAPPER, JAMES EDWARD Disposed: CONVICTION, 02/24/2017. Jury Trial... More...
   $0 (01-19-2018 - OK)

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