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2. What happened in Martin 1881?

  • D put an iron bar across the exit of a theatre and shouted fire.
  • D punched a woman in the face causing her baby to fall out of her arms. Wouldn't have dropped the baby if he didn't punch her.
  • Slightest touch without the V's permission will suffice for a battery
  • Officer took hold of her arm to prevent her from leaving. She became abusive and stratched the officers arm. Not guilty. Officer did battery, she used self defence

3. What happened in Thomas 1985?

  • Slightest touch without the V's permission will suffice for a battery
  • Rubbing of a girl's skirt was held to amount to a battery
  • D put an iron bar across an exit and shouted fire
  • Officer took hold of her arm to prevent her from leaving. She became abusive and stratched the officers arm. Not guilty. Officer did battery, she used self defence

4. What happened in Latimer?

  • Slightest touch without the V's permission will suffice for a battery
  • D intentionally went to hit A with his belt, but the belt rebounded and accidently hit B
  • Didn't tell the officer that he had needles in his pocket, she was injured by one.
  • Officer took hold of her arm to prevent her from leaving. She became abusive and stratched the officers arm. Not guilty. Officer did battery, she used self defence

5. What happened in Haystead 2000?

  • Didn't tell the officer that he had needles in his pocket, she was injured by one.
  • D punched a woman in the face causing her baby to fall out of her arms. Wouldn't have dropped the baby if he didn't punch her.
  • Officer took hold of her arm to prevent her from leaving. She became abusive and stratched the officers arm. Not guilty. Officer did battery, she used self defence
  • Slightest touch without the V's permission will suffice for a battery

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