There are several differences between the types of charges that can result from a homicide -- and it's in your best interest to understand the shades of meaning as well as you can if you've been accused.
Everyone in America is promised equal treatment under the law.
Dallas has a crime problem -- and Governor Greg Abbott isn't going to let it continue.
If a loved one has been charged with committing a violent crime, they may have to be incarcerated while they await trial. If they make a plea deal or are found guilty, they may spend months or even years behind bars.