involuntary manslaughter


involuntary manslaughter
involuntary manslaughter see manslaughter

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

involuntary manslaughter
The act of unlawfully killing another human being unintentionally.

Dictionary from West's Encyclopedia of American Law. 2005.


involuntary manslaughter
The act of unlawfully killing another human being unintentionally.

Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations.

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  • Involuntary manslaughter — bezeichnet: Involuntary manslaughter (England und Wales), einen Straftatbestand in England und Wales Involuntary manslaughter (Vereinigte Staaten), einen Straftatbestand in den Vereinigten Staaten Siehe auch: Tötungsdelikte …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • involuntary manslaughter — noun : manslaughter resulting from the failure to perform a legal duty expressly required to safeguard human life, or from the commission of an unlawful act not constituting a felony, or from the commission of a lawful act in a negligent or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • involuntary manslaughter — noun Date: circa 1879 manslaughter resulting from the failure to perform a legal duty expressly required to safeguard human life, from the commission of an unlawful act not constituting a felony, or from the commission of a lawful act in a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • involuntary manslaughter — killing without intent, accidental killing, causing death by accident (Legal) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • involuntary manslaughter — The unintentional killing of another occasioned by a person engaged at the time in doing some unlawful act not amounting to a felony and not likely or naturally tending to endanger life, or engaged in the doing of a lawful act in an unlawful… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Involuntary manslaughter (England und Wales) — Involuntary manslaughter (dt. ‚fahrlässiger Totschlag‘) bezeichnet im englischen Strafrecht einen Straftatbestand für Tötungsdelikte. Involuntary manslaughter ist nicht durch statute law geregelt, sondern eine common law offence. Das Delikt ist… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • manslaughter — man·slaugh·ter / man ˌslȯ tər/ n: the unlawful killing of a human being without malice compare homicide, murder involuntary manslaughter: manslaughter resulting from the failure to perform a legal duty expressly required to safeguard human life …   Law dictionary

  • involuntary — in·vol·un·tary /in vä lən ˌter ē/ adj: done, made, or initiated contrary to or without one s choice an involuntary confession an involuntary lien an involuntary plaintiff joined in the action in·vol·un·tar·i·ly adv Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of …   Law dictionary

  • Manslaughter — steht für Voluntary manslaughter Involuntary manslaughter den Originaltitel des 1922 gedrehten Films Frauen auf schiefer Bahn den englischen Titel des dänischen Films Totschlag – Im Teufelskreis der Gewalt Diese Seite ist eine …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Manslaughter in English law — Homicide Murder …   Wikipedia


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