1. Murder (dead body) and death by dangerous driving is an example of what crime?
- Crimes committed by omission
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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'
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