No. 11447.

2 Ill. App.3d 507 (1971)

276 N.E.2d 504

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, Plaintiff-Appellee, v. FRANKIE B. RODGERS, JR., Defendant-Appellant.

Appellate Court of Illinois — Fourth District.

Rehearing denied December 29, 1971.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Morton Zwick, Director of Defender Project, of Chicago, and Prentice H. Marshall, Champaign, (David Stanczak, Daniel Williams, Senior Law Students, of counsel,) for the appellant.

Lawrence E. Johnson, State's Attorney, of Urbana, (Kenneth E. Baughman, Assistant State's Attorney, of counsel,) for the People.

Judgment affirmed.

Mr. JUSTICE CRAVEN delivered the opinion of the court:

The defendant was found guilty in a bench trial of involuntary manslaughter and unlawful use of weapons. He was granted probation conditioned upon the first 12 months being served in the State Penal Farm in Vandalia. This appeal follows the conviction and judgment of probation.

The defendant asserts that he did not knowingly and...


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