Manslaughter charge overturned in Bourbon St. gunfight case

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Louisiana appeals court has reduced the manslaughter verdict and 40-year sentence for a man convicted in a 2014 gunfight that left one person dead and nine hurt on Bourbon Street in New Orleans.

The New Orleans district attorney’s office says Trung Le remains convicted of attempted manslaughter and his 20-year sentence was upheld for that crime.

However, a news release from the prosecutors’ office says the manslaughter verdict in the death of bystander Brittany...

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