Crim. No. 5913
47 Cal. 2d 406; 303 P.2d 1018; 1956
Defendant's conviction for second-degree murder was reduced to manslaughter where the evidence showed that defendant went into shock upon seeing his wife's lover at his mother-in-law's house and where defendant had never threatened the victim.
Carter, Jesse W., "People v. Bridgehouse" (1956). Jesse Carter Opinions. 100.