5 Things You Need To Know About Great Bodily Injury
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5 Things You Need To Know About Great Bodily Injury

In this post, I will explain great bodily injury which is a penalty enhancement to an existing charge. Let’s get started… But first, watch this video to understand to which types of cases a great bodily injury enhancement can be applied. Great Bodily Injury Defined The California Penal Code refers to great bodily injury as…

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Battery Causing “Serious Bodily Injury” – Penal Code 243(d)

Battery causing serious bodily injury under Penal Code Section 243(d) is defined in the following manner. When a battery is committed against any person and serious bodily injury is inflicted on the person, the battery is punishable by imprisonment in a county jail not exceeding one year or imprisonment pursuant to subdivision (h) of Section…

Assault By Means Likely to Produce Great Bodily Injury
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Assault By Means Likely to Produce Great Bodily Injury

Below I will explain California’s law on assault by means likely to cause great bodily injury. California prosecutes this law under penal code 245(a)(4) pc. Let’s get started… Overview of Penal Code 245(a)(4) An assault by means likely to produce great bodily injury under California law is: An act1 by the defendant that was likely to result…