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Theft

Theft Act 1968 section 1
a person is guilty if he dishonestly appropriates property belonging to another
with the intention of permanently depriving the other of it

ACTUS REUS:
1. Appropriation
2. Property
3. Property belonging to another


AR:

1) Appropriation (Section 3)
any assumption by a person of…

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Property received by D as a result of another's mistake and D doesn't
make restoration = theft: A-G's Reference 1985

MR:

1) Dishonesty (Section 2) R v Ghosh
Section 2 discloses when D is dishonest. Subjective
D believes he has legal right
D believes O would consent
D believes O…

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