grievous bodily harm

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grievous bodily harm

n
(Law) criminal law really serious injury caused by one person to another. Abbreviation: GBH
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Noun1.grievous bodily harm - street names for gamma hydroxybutyrategrievous bodily harm - street names for gamma hydroxybutyrate
gamma hydroxybutyrate, GHB - a club drug available in liquid or powder form is taken orally (frequently combined with alcohol); used to incapacitate individuals for the commission of sexual assault and rape
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grievous bodily harm

n (Law) → lesione f personale grave
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Liam Bennett leaves Teesside Crown Court after being |given a suspended prison sentence for inflicting grevious bodily harm
A MAN has been charged with wounding a baby with intent to cause grevious bodily harm.
The two men face charges of conspiracy to commit a crime, assault, possession of controlled substances and causing grevious bodily harm.
A 36-year-old Chelmsley Wood man has been charged with assault and taking a vehicle by force, causing grevious bodily harm and having no insurance.
Judge Philip Richards acknowledged that Hallisey's guilty plea to wounding with intent to cause grevious bodily harm had been "brave" but said it had been a long time coming.
Garry Robinson has been charged with wounding with intent to commit grevious bodily harm, in connection with an alleged attack on Anthony Waugh, which happened at a home in Whitley Bay, on Tuesday evening.
Yesterday Crawford, of Claypit Lane, Gresford near Wrexham, spoke only to confirm his name and address and plead not guilty to the grevious bodily harm allegation.
The 21-year-old man, who walked into a police station in Newton Aycliffe on Sunday with his family will appear at magistrates court today charged with causing grevious bodily harm.
England skipper Andy Flintoff did not know which way to turn as one by one his bowling attack was subjected to grevious bodily harm from an Aussie who many suggested had passed his best and could be dropped from the team.
Piovesana, of Rothay, Tam-worth, was convicted of wounding PC Smith with intent to cause him grevious bodily harm following a jury trial.
Police say that a 24-year-old man from the Caia Park area of Wrexham has been charged with inflicting grevious bodily harm with intent and has been held in custody to appear before magistrates this morning.
However, Peter Davis was cleared of assaulting PC Darren James with intent to cause him grevious bodily harm, and Wendy Davis found not guilty of both affray and a charge of common assault against PC Kelly.