Negligent Homicide by Motor Vehicle: Oklahoma City, OK: Martino Law Firm
If you were involved in a traffic accident that resulted in fatality, you could find yourself facing the charge of negligent homicide. If the prosecution can establish that you were reckless in your operation of a vehicle, the crime is a misdemeanor with the real possibility of prison time.
If you are convicted of DUI that causes the death of another person, you are guilty of Negligent Homicide and face up to 1 year in jail and or $1000 fine as well as a mandatory revocation of your license by DPS. I've handled negligent homicide cases in which the condition of other drivers or passengers involved can greatly affect the outcome of the case to your benefit. You need thorough, comprehensive representation to uncover all of the possible defenses on your behalf. I can provide just that.
Think of how a conviction for an offense like this could affect your life. You could be fired from your job, you could lose your license, you could lose money, your car insurance rates could increase or worst of all you could be sent to jail if you lose a case that otherwise could have been won with the right criminal defense attorney by your side.