State v. Jackson
CHARGES: Murder with gun specification, felonious assault with gun specification, having weapons under disabilty, illegal possession of a firearm in a liquor permit premises
POTENTIAL PENALTY: Life in prison
VENUE: Butler County, Hamilton, Ohio
ALLEGATION: Defendant, a convicted felon prohibited from carrying a weapon, instigated a fist fight then intentionally killed one bar patron and seriously injured another by firing a single gun shot in a crowded bar.
DISPOSITION: Trial by jury
RESULT: Not guilty of murder (self-defense). Mr. Jackson was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter and the remaining charges.