Q: what can i do to help my son with his capital murder case if it was a accident but he confessed already.
A: more info needed but don't discuss it on an open forum like this.
discuss it with the lawyer he hired or was appointed to represent him............asap
A: Simple answer: Find the best, most experienced criminal defense attorney in your area to represent your son.
He's facing 25 years to life if charged with 1st degree murder, 15 years to life for 2nd degree murder or perhaps the death penalty if convicted on a 1st degree murder charge. "Accidental" homicide is one of several potential defenses even if he already "confessed".
In addition, sometimes, "confessions" can be suppressed (meaning the confession is not allowed into evidence) if illegally obtained (too many scenarios to list in response to your question).
Best of luck to your son.
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