Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key


Play button


Play button




Click to flip

13 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
Is any unlawful
ill will;deliberate intent to harm someone
The deliberaate taking of one's own life.
second degree murder
Is a killing that is done with malice , but without premediation or deliberation
Noncriminal homicide
Is as killing that justifiable or excusableand for which the killer is deemed faultless.
The killing of a another person
Attempt or threat to carry out a physical attack upon another person.
Felony murder
Is any killing that takes place during the commision of certain felonies, such as arson, rape, robbery,or burglary.
Involuntary manslaughter
Is an unintentional killing resulting from conduct so reckless that it causes extreme danger of death or bodily injury.
Voluntary manslaughter
Is a killing that would 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.
Negligent homicide
Is the causing of death through criminal negligence
First degree murder
A killing that is premeditated deliberate and done with malice.
The failure to exercise a reasonable or ordinary amount of care in a situation that causes harm to someone