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2. Your status or position: What didn't the policeman stop in Dytham?

  • A fire
  • A fight
  • A car accident

3. Actions by medical practitioners: what was held in R v Smith 1959?

  • If her life were cut short by weeks or months it was just as much murder as if it were cut short by years
  • D's original act makes a more than minimal contribution to the consequence
  • was guilty as the wounds were still a substantial and operating cause at the time of death.
  • It was only in the most extraordinary and unusual medical cases that medical treatment would break the chain

4. True or false: R v Malcherk & Steel 1981 'turning off life support will never break the chain'

  • True
  • False

5. Intervening actions by the victim: Which case was this the factual cause for: but for him making sexual advances, she wouldn't have jumped out the car

  • R v Pagett 1983
  • R v Roberts 1972
  • R v Williams 1992


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