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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The old lady was timorous--most old ladies are--and her first impression was that the bloated lad was about to do her some grievous bodily harm with the view of possessing himself of her loose coin.
Callum Garwood, of Taunton Close, Howdon, North Tyneside, was subsequently arrested and charged with causing grievous bodily harm with intent, possession of a bladed article and assaulting a police officer.
A 21-YEAR-OLD charged with trying to kill his girlfriend during a night out has admitted causing grievous bodily harm with intent.
increase the maximum sentences applicable where an individual is found guilty of negligent driving causing grievous bodily harm by six months
Vincke, 49, of Milverton Street, Fairfield, had been due to face trial accused of causing grievous bodily harm with intent but pleaded to a lesser charge of inflicting grievous bodily harm.
FOUR men are to go on trial in October for conspiring to commit grievous bodily harm.
Rachel Masters, prosecuting, said Harvey had a total of 36 offences on his record including convictions for grievous bodily harm (GBH), attempted GBH, taking a car without the owner's consent and interfering with a vehicle.
A JUDGE has warned a Fartown man that he faces a prison sentence next month after he admitted inflicting grievous bodily harm on a woman.
A MAN has admitted grievous bodily harm after an 18-monthold boy was shot in the head with an airgun.
A MAN who shot an 18-month-old boy in the head with an airgun has admitted causing grievous bodily harm.
He has previously pleaded guilty to wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm and possessing an offensive weapon in public.
At Belfast Magistrates' Court, Muir, of Springhill Grove in the city, was charged with causing grievous bodily harm.