Tex McIver was found guilty on Monday of felony murder but acquitted of malice murder.
What’s the difference?
Malice Murder: An intentional murder that is willful and premeditated.
Felony Murder: A killing that occurs during the commission or attempted commission of a felony. Intent is not necessary. In the case of McIver, the underlying felony was aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.
INDICTMENT: The Tex McIver Verdict
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