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2. What is the AR of Battery

  • Unlawful application of force against another
  • Immediate and unlawful violence against another
  • Intention to deprive the victim

3. What happened in the case of Thomas (1985)?

  • Defendant hit the girl lightly on the head - Force
  • Defendant pulled on girls skirt - Clothes are extension of the body
  • Defendant pulled on girls hair - Hair is an extension of the body

4. What is the MR of Battery?

  • Intentionally causing a level of force upon defendant - no Recklessness
  • Proof that the defendant intentionally or recklessly applied force to another
  • Direct or Oblique intention to cause some level of harm to victim

5. What happened in the case of Latimer?

  • Battery, and unlawful force against a friend through throwing stones
  • Transferred Malice - Intention to hit a man, hit a woman instead
  • Transferred Malice - Intention to hit friend, hit a window instead


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