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AR of gbh s18

Wounding or inflicting gbh
Wounding- braking layers of the skin
Gbh- serious physical psychiatric injury or transmission of disease

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MR of gbh s18

sIntention to cause serious harm only direct or oblique intent

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Wheees the law on gbh s18 defined

Statute , oapa s18

4

Act d is charged under

Oapa s18

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Category of offence

Indictable

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Maximum sentencing

Life imprisonment

7

Basic of specific

Specific

8

Moloney

D shot step dad killing him. Murder conviction substituted to manslaughter. Foresight of consequences isn’t intent. MR not compete wasn’t s case of oblique intent

9

Morrison

Police entered D’s house , d broke a window and dragged her through it causing serious injury. S18 requires unlawful and malicious wounding with intent to resist the lawful apprehension of the person. Not guilty

10

Woollin

D threw baby off wall and it died conviction of murder substitutes to manslaughter
Death or serious bodily harm must be a virtual certainty as a result of D’s action