Non fatal Offences

Smith v Woking
assault can be through a window if V fears that D is about to enter and become violent.
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Ireland
silence may amount to an assault where caused V to apprehend an immediate application of force.
2 of 14
Logdon
V apprehended immediate physical violence and D was reckless to this
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Collins V Wilcock
any touching may be a battery unless part of a lawful arrest.
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Haystead
indirect force is enough for battery.
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Thomas
Touching a persons clothes whilst they are still wearing them is equivalent to touching the person
6 of 14
Santana Bermudez
battery can be performed by an omission
7 of 14
Venna
mens rea of battery defined as intentionally or recklessly applying force to another person.
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Miller
ABH means "any hurt or injury calculated to interfere with the health or comfort of the victim"
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Chan - Fook
ABH includes psychiatric injury provided it is not trival, but does not cover emotions such as fear or panic.
10 of 14
T v DDP
ABH includes loss of consciousness.
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Smith
ABH can occur to all parts of the body including hair.
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Roberts
Mens Rea of s.47 is intention or recklessness as to assault or battery.
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Savage
confirmed in Roberts. There is no need for D to intend or foresee the ABH, provided D has the mens rea of assault or battery.
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Ireland

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silence may amount to an assault where caused V to apprehend an immediate application of force.

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Logdon

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Collins V Wilcock

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Haystead

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