In legal shorthand, we often refer to section 18 or 20 GBH offences. These refer to specific offences under the Offences Against the Person Act 1861.
What is the difference between section 18 and section 20?
Grievous bodily harm (GBH) or wounding is the second most serious form of assault, below attempted murder.
When the offence is committed with the intention to cause GBH, it is an offence...Read More