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Anonymous asked in Politics & GovernmentLaw Enforcement & Police · 9 months ago

If you became drunk and killed someone with a gun will you go to prison?

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  • Anonymous
    9 months ago
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    Being drunk is not an excuse, so most likely you will go to prison.

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  • Cee
    Lv 7
    9 months ago

    Apparently...

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  • 9 months ago

    More than likely. In fact, you can go to jail for POSSESSING a gun while drinking.

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  • Anonymous
    9 months ago

    Probably. Or ASH ( a state hospital for those adjudged incompetent for trial.)

    Being drunk isn't an excuse. It just could make it negligent/accidental homicide instead of murder, depends. N/A homicide Usually means prison. I don't think you can do probation .

    Unless, as said, it was truly some accident you had no part of, just were drunk. Like, you were drunk, someone drew on you, you grabbed it, it went off and killed him. That might even be self-defense.

    • Lv 5
      9 months agoReport

      Even if no homicide charges filed, endangerment is a Class 6 felony, usually prison. Can be probation if first charge.

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  • james
    Lv 7
    9 months ago

    Depends. Can you make a setalment with there family? Buy your way out. That or prison.

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    • Anon
      Lv 6
      9 months agoReport

      Slight possibility rich man can buy his way out like this Before cops on scene. He'd still have to hide body, evidence, and possibility of blackmail so long as any witnesses or family alive. Maybe longer if they told anyone. Once cops Show, it would be impossible unless cops open to bribery.

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  • 9 months ago

    Yes..... until the day of execution

    • Anon
      Lv 6
      9 months agoReport

      "Killed" in this case is often accidental/ negligent homicide which is Never punished with execution.

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  • audrey
    Lv 7
    9 months ago

    Yes. And you should.

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  • 9 months ago

    ABSOLUTELY. Drunk or not, it was still murder, and you got yourself intoxicated.

    • Anon
      Lv 6
      9 months agoReport

      Actually it is usually negligent/accidental homicide, manslaughter.

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  • 9 months ago

    Nah, man. Street rules! Anything goes!

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  • .
    Lv 7
    9 months ago

    Most likely yes. Unless you can envision some sort of scenario where it was totally accidental and the alcohol didn't contribute.

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    • Anon
      Lv 6
      9 months agoReport

      Felonies are often prison unless first one and DA agrees to probation.

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