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Criminal Practice — Voluntary Manslaughter – Intentional Act – Circumstantial Evidence (access required)

State v. English (Lawyers Weekly No. 15-07-0502, 17 pp.) (Robert Hunter Jr., J.) Appealed from Brunswick County Superior Court (Claire Hill, J.) N.C. App. Holding: Although the direct evidence – defendant’s own statements – indicated that she did not act intentionally, there was sufficient circumstantial evidence, including the victim’s past abuse of defendant, to allow the ...

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