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# Manslaughter

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Dave Mahon to be sentenced for manslaughter of his stepson
Dean Fitzpatrick died from stab wounds in 2013.
Lookout man found guilty of manslaughter over killing of dad-of-eight
Ross Allen, of Carrickmines, was found not guilty of murder.
Dave Mahon found not guilty of murder but guilty of manslaughter of his stepson
The 45-year-old had pleaded not guilty to murdering the father of one.
Jason Corbett death: Molly Martens back in court for ruling over their family estate
The judge granted a stay on an order for her to return all property to the home she shared with her husband.
Man stabbed to death after being mistaken for a gang member had a 'heart of gold', court hears
Adil Essalhi suffered 50 stab and chop wounds before his killers tried to set fire to his body.
Former Celtic star to face attempted manslaughter charges
The 28-year-old midfielder, who is currently without a club, will face trial along with two family members.
Molly and Tom Martens granted bail in North Carolina court
They were charged with second-degree murder and voluntary manslaughter last night.
Oscar Pistorius found guilty of the murder of Reeva Steenkamp
Oscar Pistorius will go back to jail after appeals court upgrades charge to murder.
Stepbrother of Becky Watts found guilty of her murder
His girlfriend, Shauna Hoare, found guilty of manslaughter.
'He killed my son on a public footpath with two knives - it shouldn't have been manslaughter'
The mother of Sean Nolan has spoken of her anger at the sentencing of her son’s killer.
South African minister seeking legal advice on Oscar Pistorius release
Pistorius was jailed last year after being convicted on a manslaughter charge. He’s due for release on Friday.
'Celine's law' proposals to prevent killers profiting don't go far enough, says family
A new report by the Law Reform Commission is aimed at closing a loophole highlighted by the Eamonn Lillis case.
Man sentenced to nine years over fatal one-punch attack on Galway man in Perth
The 23-year-old passed away after ten days in hospital.
Germanwings pilot saw 41 doctors in 5 years and feared going blind
Medics he consulted did not reveal his mental struggles due to doctor-patient privilege.
Anger as Pistorius to be freed on parole after 10 months behind bars
Reeva Steenkamp’s parents say “incarceration of 10 months for taking a life is simply not enough”.
'How can you stab someone 17 times and not be convicted of murder?'
The family of Emmett Connolly, stabbed to death viciously in Cootehill, Co. Cavan 18 months ago, have spoken of the depth of their loss.
'It is a tragedy for two families': Cavan man jailed for 12 years for killing his wife
The 57 year old was found guilty of manslaughter.
Eamonn Lillis expected to walk free tomorrow - six years after his wife's death
Celine Cawley was killed at her home in December 2008.
17-year-old questioned for third time over death of Oisin McGrath (13)
A police file will now be sent to prosecutors for assessment.
Costa Concordia captain sentenced to 16 years for manslaughter
Prosecutors had branded him a ‘reckless idiot’.
One arrest after man found dead in his flat on Christmas Eve
A 36-year-old man has been arrested by PSNI detectives.
Manslaughter charge for Oscar Pistorius could be upgraded to murder
The prosecution said in court today that the judge had misinterpreted a legal principle.
Man charged with manslaughter over death of 36-year-old in Cork
Keith Flanagan was found unconscious on St Patrick’s Quay.
Tyrone man arrested over death of person found in shipping container
The man is from Dungannon and is the third person to be arrested in connection with the incident.
Mother given suspended sentence for manslaughter of 8-year-old son
Diane Ward will released to a mental facility in Cork.
A combined 132 years in jail for the men who killed the Taufiq family in arson attack
The victims were the wife and children of Muhammad Taufiq Al Sattar, a Dublin-based neurosurgeon.
Ó Cuív defends asking for a man convicted of manslaughter to be moved to an open prison
The man he made representations on behalf of was a drug dealer who killed an associate and stored the body in a freezer.
Woman who shot dead Irish boyfriend jailed for one year
Wendy Hanks shot Darren William Haverty in Florida last August.
Man accused of James Humphries killing granted bail
37-year-old Trevor Corr will have to abide by a number conditions, including the surrender of his passport.
Ferry crew convicted of manslaughter of French fisherman
Father of four Philippe Lesailnier was killed when the ferry ploughed into his fishing boat in 2011.
Two teenage girls arrested in connection with death of Manchester firefighter
“It is an absolute tragedy and we are heartbroken” – Stephen Hunt, 38, lost his life in the blaze at Paul’s Hair World in Oldham Street.
Two women bailed after Liverpool dog attack death
The women, aged 28 and 27, were arrested on suspicion of manslaughter.
Captain of Costa Concordia to face trial for manslaughter of 32 people
Francesco Schettino faces 20 years if convicted.
Killer on the run after making escape while visiting sick father in hospital
Christopher Doyle was previously given a 12 year sentence for the manslaughter of Co Meath pensioner, Patrick Logan.
Philpotts to be sentenced today over killing of six children
Mick and Mairead Philpott were found guilty of six counts of manslaughter after the children died in a house fire.
House fire: Couple found guilty of manslaughter of 6 children
Mick Philpott and his wife Mairead have been found guilty
Report looks at 'individualised and discretionary nature' of Irish sentencing
The ISIS report examined the outcomes in 42 cases of manslaughter between 2007 and 2012.
Briton jailed for killing Australian with punch
A former boxer was jailed for seven years for killing a stranger with one punch in a dispute outside a London pub.