Hill v Baxter
-Swarm of bees came into the car. The defendant lost control causing him to crash and ingure the people around him.
-If the defendant has no control over his actions then he has not committed an actus reus
-Railway keeper was meant to shut the gates but failed to do so. As a result people were injured.
Gibbins and Proctor
-Cilds father and mistress failed to feed child so the child died of starvation
-Duty because of a relationship
Stone and Dobinson
- Stones elderly sister lived with the defendants when she was ill. The defendants went on holiday and stones sister died
- Duty wich has been taken voluntarily
- Police officer watched a fight, didnt call back up and ran away.
- Duty through ones official position