New York Consolidated Laws, Penal Law - PEN § 125.15 Manslaughter in the second degree




A person is guilty of manslaughter in the second degree when:

1. He recklessly causes the death of another person;  or

2. He commits upon a female an abortional act which causes her death, unless such abortional act is justifiable pursuant to subdivision three of section 125.05 ;  or

3. He intentionally causes or aids another person to commit suicide.

Manslaughter in the second degree is a class C felony.





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