grievous bodily harm

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grievous bodily harm (GBH)

the crime of causing really serious injury to another.
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Due to the seriousness of the grievous bodily harm charge, no pleas were taken.
The trainee mechanical engineer was due to go on trial at Teesside Crown Court charged with attempted murder but the prosecution accepted his plea to the lesser charge of grievous bodily harm with intent.
allow alternative convictions for negligent driving causing death or grievous bodily harm where an offender is charged with dangerous driving causing death or grievous bodily harm and the offence is not proved, provided there is sufficient evidence to prove the alternative offence.
They are all charged with possessing a 12 bore pistol with a barrel less than 30cm long and conspiring to cause grievous bodily harm to Damien Wilding on April 24 this year.
He was jailed for three years for grievous bodily harm in 2006 and received an extended sentence for assault and affray in 2009.
Hilaire, who is currently remanded in custody, pleaded guilty to inflicting grievous bodily harm on Joella Wilmoth on Boxing Day last year.
Jordan Walters, 24, admitted unlawfully and maliciously inflicting grievous bodily harm on Harry Studley.
Jordan Walters, 24, pled guilty at Bristol Magistrates' Court to unlawfully and maliciously inflicting grievous bodily harm on Harry at a flat in the city at 4pm on Friday.
An arrest warrant remains in place for the 20-year-old, who is facing charges of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm, violent disorder and possessing an offensive weapon in public.
He is also accused of possessing an offensive weapon and burglary with intent to inflict grievous bodily harm.
Brian Banda, 40, is alleged to have committed grievous bodily harm by having unprotected sex with his partner over a three-year period.
He was cleared of causing grievous bodily harm with intent and inflicting grievous bodily harm.