What does maliciously mean?
Intent to kill
Recklessly (Cunningham) - Not what lay people would expect
What does "grevious" mean?
Serious - (Smith/Saunders)
What is the max sentence?
What does inflict mean?
Why has this word caused confusion?
It implies physical contact
Do the actus reus and mens rea correspond?
NO - D did not foresee serius injury just some harm (Parmenter)
Draft Bill 1998
Clause 2 recklessly causing serious injury replaces S.20…