Assault and Battery in Criminal Law

Would a case of assault and battery be considered a personal injury case or a criminal case?

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  • Sector-1, Noida

In most situations, a case of assault and battery may be considered to be both a personal injury case as well as a criminal case. This is because assault and battery may have a criminal intent and hence may be considered to be a crime qualifying it to be a criminal case as well.

Answered on 28 Sep 2018


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