What Is Involuntary Manslaughter? Defenses? Punishment?

Is involuntary manslaughter an oxymoron?  How can one cause the death of another person without such an act being voluntary?  If so, how is that a crime?  What must the prosecutor show to prove involuntary manslaughter?  What are the defenses?  What punishment is possible?  Click on the following link to read answers to all of these questions.


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