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ANTONIO BARNETT v. STATE OF MARYLAND

Criminal procedure — Jury instruction — Self-defense and involuntary manslaughter

The appellant, Antonio Barnett, was convicted in the Circuit Court for Prince George’s County by a jury, presided over by Judge Robin D. Gill Bright, of involuntary manslaughter, the use of a firearm in the commission of a felony or crime of violence, and the possession of a regulated firearm. The appellant was sentenced to an aggregate sentence of imprisonment for 35 years.

On this appeal, the appellant raises three contentions …

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