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Tuesday 30 May 2023 Dublin: 8°C

# Manslaughter

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# Essex
Couple convicted of manslaughter of girl who died when bouncy castle blew away
Summer Grant suffered fatal injuries at a funfair in Essex on 26 March 2016
# Courts
Man to stand trial accused of manslaughter in connection with 'one punch assault' on student in Tallaght
Luke O’Reilly was rushed to Tallaght Hospital and then moved to Beaumont Hospital but died there on 13 November.
# Shoreham Air Show
Pilot of jet that crashed onto dual carriageway, killing 11 men, to be charged with manslaughter
The tragedy happened at the Shoreham Air Show in 2015.
# hinckley road
Three men arrested on suspicion of manslaughter over deadly Leicester fire
The explosion and resultant fire last Sunday evening claimed the lives of five people.
# Fermanagh
'Our lives have been shattered forever': Man sentenced for manslaughter of schoolboy in 2015
13-year-old Oisin McGrath, following an incident at St Micheal’s College, Fermanagh.
# Court
David Mahon loses appeal against seven year sentence for killing of stepson Dean Fitzpatrick
David Mahon had pleaded not guilty to the murder of Dean Fitzpatrick.
# Retrial
Man found guilty of manslaughter in second trial over father-of-one's fatal stabbing
The man was originally convicted of murder in 2014 but the conviction was overturned on appeal.
# Manslaughter
Teenage boy found guilty of killing love rival at bus stop in Leeds
Irfan Wahid, 16, was stabbed to death with a kitchen knife.
# London
Police investigating Grenfell Tower fire say that the council 'may have committed manslaughter'
“In due course, a senior representative of each corporation will be formally interviewed by police in relation to the potential offence.”
# Terenure
Man who admitted beating 62-year-old to death jailed for five years
Juries were unable to agree a verdict on murder charges against Gary Walsh in two trials.
# England
Man who claimed two former partners died in their sleep convicted of murder
Both deaths were initially treated as being due to natural causes.
# Courts
Convicted killer who threatened to burn down charity worker's home avoids jail
The man pleaded guilty to making a threat to another man to damage his house, intending him to believe it would be carried out.
# ballybrack
Mother with personality disorder who killed toddler son with scissors jailed for five years
Hazel Waters pleaded guilty to manslaughter.
# Courts
Dublin woman pleads guilty to manslaughter of her two-year-old son
Hazel Waters has pleaded guilty to manslaughter, but not guilty to murder.
# Manslaughter
Woman who stabbed former partner to death and hid body in back garden jailed for 6 years
Monika Matracka was found not guilty of murder but guilty of manslaughter.
# Amanda Telfer
Man guilty of manslaughter over death of London woman crushed by over half a tonne of window frames
She died at the scene from massive crush injuries.
# Trial
Anne Shortall died from nine blows to her head and blockage to her airways, court hears
Roy Webster has pleaded not guilty to her murder but guilty to her manslaughter.
# Manslaughter
Convicted: Woman killed former partner and left body in back garden
She was found not guilty of murder. The pair were housemates.
# Palmerstown Lodge
'The justice system is a f***ing joke': Parents react as son's killer jailed for five years
Justice Butler was forced to adjourn the hearing when friends and relatives of the dead man reacted angrily to the sentence.
# Sentencing
'Only that for the life of my baby' - Family's anger over killer's 3-and-a-half-year sentence
“He will never come back from the ground and she will be out in three years.”
# Verdict
Wife of man murdered in row over chihuahua throws water bottle as men convicted of killing
Outside the building Nevin’s family and friends stood shouting while gardai kept the families of the convicted men inside.
# Courts
'She died alone and unaided': Woman jailed for killing her cousin
Bernadette Cash was left in a critical condition from being punched and kicked in the head.
# Negligence
Two men arrested in England after teenage girl 'dies from eating takeaway'
Megan Lee had eaten food from an Indian takeaway before suffering an apparent allergic reaction.
# bernadette scully
Jury to begin deliberating in case of GP charged with murder of her daughter
Mr Justice Patrick McCarthy said the jury should deliberate in a cool, collected manner.
# manslaughter trial
Bernadette Scully: 'I had lost my reason for living. I had lost my Emily.'
The Offaly GP denies the manslaughter of her daughter.
# Courts
'I just took her up in my arms and held her': Mother gives evidence about the night her daughter died
Bernadette Scully administered multiple doses of chloral hydrate to her 11-year-old daughter Emily.
# Manslaughter
Gardaí considered other possible causes of death in case of GP accused of killing daughter
Bernadette Scully is accused of the manslaughter of her profoundly disabled daughter by giving her too much sedative.
# Witness Intimidation
Convicted killer admits threatening witness in manslaughter case
The judge said it was at the moderate to lower end of the scale of these offences.
# Manslaughter
Partner of GP says daughter she is accused of killing was her 'number one priority'
Andrius Kozlovskis told the trial of his horror at finding 11-year-old Emily cold in her bed.
# stabbed to death
Teenage boy admits stabbing Lorcan O'Reilly to death
The 16-year-old pleaded guilty to manslaughter but not guilty to murder.
# Philando Castile
Officer who shot man in incident streamed on Facebook charged with manslaughter
Officer Jeronimo Yanez was also charged with two felony counts of intentional discharge of a dangerous weapon.
# Sentence
Man who stabbed housemate to death jailed for five years
The judge acknowledged that the manslaughter conviction had been the correct one as the crime was “clearly not a premeditated killing”.
# Central Criminal Court
Man, who had blood on his hands when confessing a fatal stabbing to a Luas driver, jailed for six years
38-year-old Andrzej Wawrzyniak stabbed Jacek Kozakiewicz 22 times on 26 February 2014.
# Tallaght
Murder charges dropped as five plead guilty to manslaughter at Dale Creighton trial
20-year old Dale Creighton was killed at a footbridge in Tallaght on New Year’s morning 2014.
# London
Father sentenced to nine years after force feeding his three-year-old son to death
The court heard that the father would mix together cereal and bread with milk and then place his son upon his lap and force him to drink the mixture.
# Massachusetts
Teenage girl to face trial for encouraging her boyfriend to kill himself
Michelle Carter told her boyfriend to “get back in” a truck filled with carbon monoxide fumes.
# Laois
Man convicted of killing housemate 'who failed to bring home ribs from the butcher'
Lithuanian Deivydas Zigelis stabbed his flatmate Alexander Karpovs when he returned from the butcher empty-handed.
# Courts
Woman who killed grandfather returned to jail after failing to give up drink
Johanna Kelly had been freed from prison following her conviction for manslaughter on condition that she give up alcohol and engage with probation services.
# Manslaughter
David Mahon gets seven-year sentence for killing of stepson Dean Fitzpatrick
Dean Fitzpatrick died of stab wounds in May 2013.
# Courts
Dave Mahon to be sentenced for manslaughter of his stepson
Dean Fitzpatrick died from stab wounds in 2013.