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2. Does there have to be an Unlawful act to use SRM?

  • No
  • Yes

3. Does Subjective reckless take into account the defendants age or mental capacity?

  • No
  • Yes

4. What happened in the case of Gemmel & Richards (2004)?

  • Boys aged 11&12 set alight some paper and threw it in a bin - not guilty as not aware of the risk
  • Boys aged 11&12 set alight some paper and injured an elderly passer by - Guilty foreseeable risk
  • Boys ages 15&16 set alight some paper and threw it in a bin - guilty as it was a foreseeable risk

5. What are the two parts to the Subjective Recklessness test outlined by Cunningham?

  • Intends to injure, Realises risk and proceeds
  • Intents to murder, Doesn't know there is a risk
  • Intents to cause GBH, Does know there is a risk

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