Battery

  1. What is a battery?
    D must intentionally or recklessly apply unlawful force to V: COLLINS v WILCOCK
  2. Where can the unlawful force be applied?
    The force can be applied to either V's body or clothing and V does not have to feel anything: THOMAS
  3. What happened in THOMAS (1985)?
    D touched the bottom of a woman's skirt and rubbed it.

    The court held that touching a person's clothes while he or she was wearing them is equivalent to touching them.
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Battery
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