DPP v Newbury and Jones 
- Two boys threw a paving slab off a bridge onto a train
- The slab killed a guard on the train
- Were the boys guilty of unlawful act manslaughter?
- The dangerousness test in unlawful act manslaughter comes from R v Church  – the act must be capable of causing some harm
Posted in Criminal Law Revision Notes.
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