Assault Causing Grevious Bodily Harm (GBH)

Assault Causing Grevious Bodily Harm

An assault of this nature means that the victim has received serious injuries. The old fashioned word “grievous” means really serious harm. There are types of GBH. One type can be heard in either the Magistrates’ or Court, the more serious matter with requires intent, can only be heard in the Crown Court.