Manslaughter in Columbus, Georgia

Manslaughter and murder are both classified as homicide offenses in Georgia. Manslaughter is the lesser of these offenses that, unlike murder, is not premeditated. There are two types of manslaughter: voluntary and involuntary. Voluntary Manslaughter Voluntary manslaughter occurs when one person intentionally kills another in a moment of passion. There is no pre-meditation involved; rather,…