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NON CRIMINAL HOMICIDE
A KILLING THAT IS JUSTIFIABLE OR EXCUSABLE AND FOR WHICH THE KILLER IS DEEMED FAULTLESS.
NEGLIGENT HOMICIDE
THE CAUSING OF DEATH THROUGH CRIMINAL NEGLIGENCE.(VEHICULAR,ORAUTOMOBILE,HOMICIDE.
NEGLIGENCE
THE FAILURE TO EXERCISE A REASONABLE OR ORDINARY AMOUNT OF CARE IN A SITUATION THAT CAUSES HARM TO SOMEONE.
INVOLUNTARY MANSLAUGHTER
AN UNINTENTIONAL KILLING RESULTING FROM CONDUCT SO RECKLESS THAT IT CAUSES EXTREME DANGER OF DEATH OR BODILY INJURY.
HOMICIDE
THE KILLING OF ONE HUMAN BEING BY ANOTHER.(IS THE MOST SERIUOS OF ALL ACTS)
FELONY MURDER
ANY KILLING THAT TAKES PLACE DURING THE COMMISSION OF CERTAIN FELONIES,SUCH AS ARSON,RAPE,ROBBERY,OR BURGLARY.
MALICE
HAVING THE INTENT TO KILL OR SERIOUSLY HARM OR ACTING IN AN EXTREMELY RECKLESS MANNER WHICH SHOWS A LACK OF REGARD FOR HUMAN LIFE(SHOOTING INTO A CROWD)
SECOND-DEGREE MURDER
A KILLING THAT IS DONE WITH MALICE,BUT WITHOUT PREMEDITATION OR DELIBERATION.
VOLUNTARY MANSLAUGHTER
A KILLING THAT WOULD OTHERWISE BE MURDER,BUT THAT OCCURS AFTER THE VICTIM HAS DONE SOMETHING TO THE KILLER THAT WOULD CAUSE A REASONABLE PERSON TO LOSE SELF-CONTROL OR ACT RASHLY.
1RST DEGREE MURDER
A KILLING THAT IS PREMEDITATED(THOUGHT ABOUT BEFOREHAND), DELIBERATE,AND DONE WITH MALICE(THAT IS,WITH THE INTENT TO KILL OR CAUSE SEVERE BODILY INJURY OR WITH A DEPRAVED INDIFFERENCE TO HUMAN LIFE).