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Double jeopardy forbids that he can be retried.

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Q: Suppose Briscoe Cole is found not guilty of murder in a fair jury trial Later evidence comes to light Briscoe may have been guilty Under?
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The term convicted means accused, for instance if you are convicted of a murder, someone is accusing you of that murder. The proper definition is to find or prove to be guilty, to convince of error or sinfulness.

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Can you be found not guilty of murder 2 but guilty of manslauter?

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Yes. guilty of first degree murder. Sentenced to life in prison and has another double murder trial in a few months.

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