Homeowner shoots 19yo woman in head, claims accidental discharge.

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    That's what I'd say.

    Just another reason I left Detroit.
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    The "it just went off" defense is plausible, but it only changes the charges from murder to negligent homicide.
    As I understand it the deceased was outside and not attempting to force her way in, had not forced her way in.

    (sarcasm) Maybe he can try a "flimsy door" argument, that he believed he was in imminent danger because his door was insufficient to protect him from this unarmed woman. (/sarcasm)

    Seriously, this is probably a great example of what panic does to judgment.
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    defense in the court room doesn't make it a self defense story as is required to post here.
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