Unsworth v DPP 
- Unsworth chopped parts of a neighbour’s tree, which was blocking light from her kitchen
- Did Unsworth have a lawful excuse to the offence of criminal damage?
- Unsworth honestly believed that her property was in danger, and such a belief need not be reasonable under the Criminal Damage Act, s 5(3)
Posted in Criminal Law Revision Notes.
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