- Created by: Jessica Speight
- Created on: 07-05-14 14:43
S.47: ASSAULT AND/OR BATTERY OCCASIONING ACTUAL BODILY HARM
an example of assault is in the case of R V LEWIS where the victim had jumped out of a 3 story window after being threatened by the defendant resulting in injury to her legs.
An example of battery is hitting someone causing severe bruising which is more than transient meaning a lasting injury.
ACTUS REUS OF ABH
"Hurt or injury calculated to interfere with health…