What you need to know about vehicular manslaughter

It was something you had done a hundred times before. You sent a quick text and took your eyes off the road for just a second. That second was all it took to collide with the vehicle that had suddenly stopped in front of you. You were lucky. Your injuries were minor. The other driver was not so l...

Vehicular homicide: a serious Indiana criminal offense, indeed

The term "vehicular homicide" sounds serious, even ominous, doesn't it? It is. Regardless of context, a homicide-related criminal offense in Indiana draws strongest scrutiny and a heightened prosecutorial response. And that, of course, is because a death resulted. A prime evidentiary cataly...