Non Fatal Offences: Assault and Battery Quiz

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1. Which case states that; the fear of possibility of immediate force is enough for an assault?

  • Smith v Chief Superintendent of Woking Police Station
  • R v Bollom
  • Tuberville v Savage
  • R v Venna
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2. Which is maximum sentences for assault?

  • 12 months or £5000
  • 6 months or £5000
  • 6 months or £10,000
  • 12 months or £10,000

3. Which cases supports the definition of battery?

  • R v Savage
  • Fagan V Metropolitan Police Commissioner
  • R v Chan-fook
  • R v Burstow

4. Which section is battery charged under?

  • s.47 Offences Against the Person Act 1861
  • s.39 Criminal Justice Act 1988
  • s.38 Criminal Justice Act 1988
  • s.40 Criminal Justice Act 1988

5. Which is point of law from R v Haystead?

  • Cutting hair is a battery
  • Explains the mens rea of battery
  • A battery may be an indirect act
  • Touching clothing is a battery

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