Definition of 'culpable homicide'
Example sentences containing 'culpable homicide'
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His wife pleaded guilty to three charges of culpable homicide on the basis of diminished responsibility.Times, Sunday Times (2011) The Sun (2016)
He has just been found guilty of culpable homicide.The Sun (2014)
She found him guilty of culpable homicide, or manslaughter.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Instead, he is found guilty of culpable homicide.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
If he is acquitted of that charge, the court will consider an alternative charge of culpable homicide.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The police are pursuing a charge of culpable homicide but have not yet arrested the teacher because they are awaiting the results of a post-mortem examination.Times, Sunday Times (2007) The Sun (2011) The Sun (2010)
She admitted culpable homicide in the Scottish court on the grounds of diminished responsibility and was jailed for 16 years.The Sun (2011)
Oscar guilty of culpable homicide, a serious charge, but people feared there was a real possibility that he would now be acquitted.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
He was cleared of murder but convicted of culpable homicide, or manslaughter, with the judge accepting his argument that he thought he was firing at an intruder.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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