He was indicted for manslaughter after killing an actor in a duel.
I know that writers don’t like poor interpretations of their work but this was rather over the top, Ben.
With this and Marlowe being murdered in a Tavern brawl you realise that our greatest writers were rather rough boys at heart. Which makes me think that the Earl of Oxford is not likely to have written Shakespeare’s plays.
Unless Shakespeare did him in, of course.