Rex v Tabbart: 1693

The plaintiff desired the defendant who had come into his house to leave it and accordingly commanded that his wife put the defendant out, molliter manus imposuit – using the minimum force necessary.


[1693] Skinner 387


England and Wales

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CitedRegina v Burns, Paul CACD 27-Apr-2010
The defendant appealed against his conviction for assault. He had picked up a sex worker, driven away, but then changed his mind, and forcibly removed her from the car when she delayed. He now argued that he had the same right at common law to . .
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Torts – Other

Updated: 07 December 2022; Ref: scu.416710