grievous bodily harm


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grievous bodily harm

Criminal law really serious injury caused by one person to another
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If convicted, the maximum sentence for causing grievous bodily harm, contrary to Section 20 of the Offences Against the Person Act 1861, is five years imprisonment.
He had also pleaded not guilty to the grievous bodily harm of Ian Vowles.
Archie's mother, Becki Hirst, 18, was arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent last week.
He was further charged with, acting with others unknown, of attempted murder and grievous bodily harm of a 15-year-old boy who is now in a stable condition at an east London hospital following the attack.
Gwent Police confirmed they have arrested and charged a man with grievous bodily harm with intent in connection with the incident.
Beech, from John Street in Ballymena, Co Antrim, pleaded guilty to three counts - causing grievous bodily harm with intent to Mr Fleming, assaulting Mr McDaid causing him actual bodily harm and causing an affray on May 24, 2009.
Madine, 23, denies causing grievous bodily harm and the alternative charge of assault occasioning actual bodily harm against one man.
Neil James Stewart, 30, had claimed he had been framed after he was convicted of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.
John Michael Jones, 25, of no fixed address, is charged with aggravated burglary at the Cuckoo Club, on Abergele Road, on May 1, when it is alleged that grievous bodily harm was inflicted on licensee Adam Barlow.
Police have now arrested a 22-year-old man from Rock Ferry for questioning on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm.
Tariq Jahan pleaded not guilty to inflicting grievous bodily harm to Sajjad Ali with intent and an alternative charge of inflicting grievous bodily harm to the same person.
Luke Evans, of Trevethick Street, Merthyr Tydfil, was found guilty by a jury at Merthyr Crown Court of causing grievous bodily harm with intent.