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AR of gbh s20

Wounding or inflicting gbh
Wounding- breaking the layers of skin
GBH- serious physical or psychiatric injury or transmission of disease

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MR of gbh s20

Intentionally or recklessly causing some harm

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Where’s law on gbh defined

In statute, OAPA s20

4

Act which d is charged under

S20 oapa

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Category of offence

Triable eitherway

6

Maximum sentencing

5 year

7

Basic or specific

Basic

8

Eisenhower

V was hit in the eye with a shotgun pellet. Didn’t penetrate the eye but causing bleeding. Even a broken bone isn’t wounding unless skin is broke

9

Wood

V’s collar bone broke but skin was intact broken bone isn’t a wound

10

Dica

D had consensual sex with two v’s but didn’t say he had HIV. Guilty followed cuerrier . Transmission of disease amounts to s20

11

Cuerrier

D had sex with two women without saying he had hiv. Knowingly exposing a sexual partner to hiv is a crime

12

Adaye

D was warned he was high risk of having hiv and wouldn’t take the test and gave someone hiv. Guilty it didn’t require knowledge, just that it’s highly likely, was reckless. Follows dica develops ads recklessness