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Depraved indifference murder is defined as “distinct from, and requiring an element in addition to, the lesser included offense of reckless manslaughter. Depraved indifference murder is also required to be a significantly heightened recklessness, distinguishing it from manslaughter.” [Mannix v. Phillips, 2010 U.S. App. LEXIS 18110 (2d Cir. N.Y. Aug. 30, 2010)].