R v Cunningham

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
Year1957
Date1957
CourtCourt of Criminal Appeal
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94 cases
  • R v Criminal Injuries Compensation Board, ex parte Clowes
    • United Kingdom
    • Queen's Bench Division
    • Invalid date
  • R v Cato
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 15 Octubre 1975
    ...Mr. Blom-Cooper says that "maliciously" requires some foresight into the consequences, and he has referred us to the case of Regina v. Cunningham, (1957) 2 Queen's Bench at page 396, which is put before us as authority for that proposition. 48 It was a rather unusual case. The prisoner had ......
  • R v Mowatt
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 20 Junio 1967
    ...case of this kind to give to the jury express instructions upon the meaning of the word "maliciously" such as those as are discussed in R.v. Cunningham, (1957, 2 Q.B., 396). "Unlawfully and maliciously" was a fashionable phrase of Parliamentary draftsmen in 1861. It runs as a theme with mi......
  • Jordan Thompson v R
    • Jamaica
    • Court of Appeal (Jamaica)
    • 19 Diciembre 2013
    ...what he had done would cause harm, or if he did not know whether it would, was reckless in that he did it anyway. Counsel relied on R v Roy Cunningham [1957] 2 All ER 412 R, 155 for the interpretation of malice. Counsel also contended that malice could be inferred from the fact that the app......
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27 books & journal articles
  • Misfeasance in public office: a very peculiar tort.
    • Australia
    • Melbourne University Law Review Vol. 35 No. 1, April 2011
    • 1 Abril 2011
    ...408-9 (Lord Bingham). (104) See, eg, Three Rivers [2003] 2 AC 1, 191-3 (Lord Steyn), citing R v Bowden [1996] 1 WLR 98, R v Cunningham [1957] 2 QB 396, R v Caldwell [1982] AC 341 and R v Lawrence [1982] AC (105) See, eg, A-G's Reference (No 3 of 2003) [2005] QB 73, 88-90 (Pill LJ); R v Quac......
  • Master or Servant: A Corporation's Liability for the Activities of a Ship's Master
    • United Kingdom
    • Sage Journal of Criminal Law, The No. 72-6, December 2008
    • 1 Diciembre 2008
    ...above n. 39 at 351.84 (1925) 19 Cr App R 8.85 Ibid. at 11.86 Simester and Sullivan, above n. 70 at 267.87 R v Cunningham [1957] 2 QB 396.A Corporation’s Liability for the Activities of a Ship’s policies and practices were at fault. The major problem with this ap-proach is determining whethe......
  • Being Informed: The Complexities of Knowledge, Deception and Consent When Transmitting HIV
    • United Kingdom
    • Sage Journal of Criminal Law, The No. 74-3, June 2010
    • 1 Junio 2010
    ...isnecessary for a s. 20 conviction, requiring the defendant to see that he may inf‌lictsome bodily harm on the victim: see R vCunningham [1957] 2 QB 396 and R vMowatt [1968] 1 QB 421, aff‌irmed by Lord Ackner in R v Savage and Parmenter[1992] 1 AC 699 at 721.2R vKonzani [2005] 2 Cr App R 19......
  • Subject Index
    • United Kingdom
    • Sage International Journal of Evidence & Proof, The No. 9-4, December 2005
    • 1 Diciembre 2005
    ...15.............................................................. 3, 193R v Cummins [2004] VSCA 164 ....................6 4R v Cunningham [1957] 2 QB 396 .............. 25R v D(D) [2000] 2 SCR 275........... 92, 103, 105R v Derby Crown Court, ex p. Brooks ....175,178R v Dobson [2001] EWCA Cr......
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