manslaughter

'Stand Your Ground' defendant found guilty

Michael Drejka, who fatally shot an unarmed man, Markeis McGlockton, last summer in Florida during a dispute over a handicapped-accessible parking spot, was found guilty of manslaughter Friday night.

Pregnant woman shot, indicted in her baby's death

Lawyers for Marshae Jones, the Alabama woman who was indicted in the death of her unborn child after being shot during a fight, plan to file a motion Monday morning to dismiss charges against her, according to her attorney, Mark White.

Suge Knight pleads no contest to manslaughter

Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight pleaded no contest Thursday to manslaughter in connection with the death of a man during a hit-and-run incident after a confrontation on the set of the movie biopic "Straight Outta Compton."

Most serious charges dismissed in Timothy Piazza hazing death

A Pennsylvania judge on Friday dismissed the most serious charges against fraternity members in connection with the death of Timothy Piazza during a hazing ritual at Penn State University early last year, according to the Centre County Court administrator.