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- Goverened under homicide act 1957

- Unlawful killing of humans under Queens Peace

- Act or ommission that can satisfy murder

- Defined by Lord Justice Coke



- Coke Malice aforethought, express or applied

- D must have intention to kill or cause GBH

- Direct intent = R v Mohan where a state of affairs in which the D does more than merely contemplate

- Vickers = D intends to inflict GBH and V dies

- Cunningham = Cause serious…


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