DEFENCES TO TRESPASS TO THE PERSON

DEFENCES TO TRESPASS TO THE PERSON. Defense of person or property in assault and battery. An assault or battery is justified if committed in reasonable defense of oneself to another. What is reasonable depends on the circumstances. Self – defense or defense of property: Note that the defense/reply should be proportionate – Lane V. Holloway.… Continue reading DEFENCES TO TRESPASS TO THE PERSON