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synonyms for manslaughter

  • crime
  • foul play
  • homicide
  • killing
  • murder
  • hit
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Facing more than $30 billion in potential liabilities, the company sought bankruptcy protection last January and just emerged from Chapter 11—after pleading guilty to 84 counts of involuntary manslaughter—this summer.
PG&E’S NEW CEO IS THE FIRST WOMAN TO LEAP FROM TOP OF ONE FORTUNE 500 COMPANY TO ANOTHERKRISTENLBELLSTROMNOVEMBER 19, 2020FORTUNE
Burley served seven years in prison after the 2010 drug-planting incident and also was convicted of manslaughter in state court, while Matthews served more than two years in prison.
BALTIMORE APPROVES MORE THAN $10 MILLION IN NEW POLICE SETTLEMENTSJUSTIN FENTONNOVEMBER 18, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Prosecutors said they were investigating charging the hackers with negligent manslaughter.
FACT CHECK: RANSOMWARE DID NOT LEAD TO A WOMAN’S DEATH IN GERMANYAARON PRESSMANNOVEMBER 16, 2020FORTUNE
The Park Police officers involved have since been charged with manslaughter.
FAIRFAX COUNTY POLICE CHIEF TO STEP DOWN IN FEBRUARYJUSTIN JOUVENALNOVEMBER 5, 2020WASHINGTON POST
He was charged with attempted manslaughter, but the charge got reduced to aggravated battery.
THE ACCIDENTAL ATTEMPTED MURDEREUGENE ROBINSONSEPTEMBER 2, 2020OZY
After they've done a wood-cutting job they come down and blow the money in; and this man ended up with manslaughter.
SUMMEREDITH WHARTON
If they have wherewithal to persuade the Jury to bring it in Manslaughter, what are they the worse for it?
THE BEGGAR'S OPERAJOHN GAY
Ve got Tom Vildspark off that 'ere manslaughter, with a alleybi, ven all the big vigs to a man said as nothing couldn't save him.
THE PICKWICK PAPERSCHARLES DICKENS
His ticket was taken from him and he barely escaped being tried by an American court for manslaughter.
THE VIKING BLOODFREDERICK WILLIAM WALLACE
The last class may rise to a high degree of enormity, such as manslaughter, but these crimes are rarely possible of restraint.
COURTS AND CRIMINALSARTHUR TRAIN
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