Yes. He was also a Pentecostal minister, was violently abusive to his children, and got six years' probation after shooting Marvin Gaye partly because he had a brain tumor, but he lived on fifteen more years anyway.
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What sentence did Marvin Gayes father get after killing Marvin?
he was originally to be tried for murder but instead was tried for involuntary manslaughter after doctors discovered a tumor in his brain. he got 5 years probation ...
Wasn't Mel Carter murdered by his father?
Are you sure you might not be thinking of Marvin Gaye? Mel Carter has concert dates slated for the year "2008" - it is still a month away! Marvin Gaye's father killed Marvin. Rick Heckler ...