bodily harm

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  • Info Bodily harm is a legal term of art used in the definition of both statutory and common law offences in Australia, Canada, England and Wales and other common law jurisdictions. more...
  • Never once had there come to my mind the thought of doing my brother any bodily harm. Cited from The Soldier of the Valley, by Nelson Lloyd
  • He/she is also subject to cause bodily harm to himself/herself.
  • It is so easy to find courage in those battles where we take no bodily harm! Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 16, No. 96, October, 1865, by Various
  • Then these things are likely to do him bodily harm. Cited from Young Knights of the Empire,by Robert Baden-Powell
  • Surely her own brother would do her no bodily harm. Cited from Can You Forgive Her?, by Anthony Trollope
  • "Do you really think they would do me bodily harm?" Cited from Tom Swift & His Aerial Warship, by Victor Appleton
  • Later he was sentenced to two-and-a-half years for actual bodily harm.
  • We never know a moment when, from same most trifling cause, we may receive really some serious bodily harm. Cited from Varney the Vampire, by Thomas Preskett Prest
  • But the protecting hand of God kept them from any real bodily harm. Cited from Fletcher of Madeley, by Brigadier Margaret Allen
  • It was not physical fear; she had never been afraid of bodily harm, even when fully in his power. Cited from Bad Hugh, by Mary Jane Holmes
  • This causes him great grief, as well as suffering bodily harm as each attempt goes wrong.
  • This method lets people experience extreme feelings without any risk of bodily harm.
  • Whatever may be behind his pretty scheme, it will not involve bodily harm to her. Cited from A Mating in the Wilds, by Ottwell Binns
  • Bodily harm was the natural form for their passion to take. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • They were not warlike, and if no bodily harm was intended they could see no reason for resistance. Cited from The Valiant Runaways, by Gertrude Atherton
  • In addition police officers would not be allowed to draw their guns unless threatened by loss of life or serious bodily harm.
  • As I knew he meant me no bodily harm, I did not blench. Cited from The Red Planet, William J. Locke
  • The Chief Minister escaped without any bodily harm but his daughter was seriously injured.
  • Gradually it was forced upon him that his captors meant him no bodily harm, for the present at least. Cited from The Bronze Bell, by Louis Joseph Vance
  • Individuals are placed on suicide watch when it is believed there is a good chance they will attempt to cause bodily harm to themselves.
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