Florida Gov. Rick Scott reiterated Wednesday that he has no plans to call a special session to have legislators address the state’s self-defense laws following the George Zimmerman trial.
After deliberating for almost eight hours Saturday, jurors deciding whether George Zimmerman committed a crime when he fatally shot Trayvon Martin stopped their work to ask the judge a question about manslaughter.
A Polk County man has been charged with manslaughter after an autopsy revealed his 5-week-old son suffered from blunt force trauma to the head.
A Polk County sheriff’s detention deputy and a Highlands County mother have been charged after the woman’s child was left in a hot car and died.
A Tampa woman has been charged with manslaughter after authorities say her baby drowned while unattended in a bathtub.
A Tampa Bay area man previously facing a DUI manslaughter charge will serve just one-year probation after Pinellas County prosecutors agreed that the sudden acceleration in some Toyotas could have caused the crash.
Twelve former Florida A&M University band members were charged Monday with manslaughter in the 2011 hazing death of a drum major.
Authorities say two teens are dead after crashing into a suspected drunken driver in central Florida.
A man is being held in a Duval County jail on a manslaughter charge in connection with the death of a 19-year-old who was beaten at a party.
Family members of a 13-year-old Florida girl fatally shot while riding a school bus with her younger sister say they forgive the boy who allegedly did it, but the victim’s mother insisted Wednesday that he also “has to pay for what he did.”