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How Is Manslaughter Different From Murder?The jury in the murder trial of former BART Police Officer Johannes Mehserler returned a verdict of involuntary manslaughter today. How can a person cause the death of another without the act being considered a murder? In the universe of legalese, words can perform in unusual ways. Manslaughter, simply defined, is “the unlawful killing of a human being without malice.” American law designates two types …
- mercury switch,
- mercury-vapor lamp,
- mercury-vapour lamp,
- mercy flight,
- mercy seat,
- mercy stroke,
Origin of mercy killing
First recorded in 1930–35
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another term for euthanasia
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[ mûr′sē ]
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