R v Savage [1992]


  • The defendant threw beer at the victim, but accidentally let go of the beer glass, causing much more serious injures than were intended



  • No


  • For either a section 47 (ABH) or section 20 (GBH) conviction, it is only necessary to show intent or recklessness as to some harm being inflicted
RELATED CASE  R v Donovan (1934)

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