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9.3.1.3 Forms of Consent

The limits of implied consent were explored by the Divisional Court in Marland v DPP [2023] EWHC 1046 (Admin). In Marland, the defendant grabbed the victim (his partner at the time) by the shoulders in order to guide her to his car because he was concerned that she was walking down a busy road at dusk whilst intoxicated. The defendant admitted that he […]