R v Mowatt 
- The defendant repeatedly hit a police officer in the face
- He was convicted under section 20 OAPA (inflicting grievous bodily harm)
- What was the meaning of ‘malicious’ under section 20?
- Foreseeing some harm
- The gravity of harm need not be foreseen for a section 20 conviction
Posted in Criminal Law Revision Notes.
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