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1

What is illegality and its impact?

Claimant was doing something illegal.

Complete defence

2

Contributory negligence, what is it and what is its impact

C’s neg contributed to the loss
Damages reduced to the extent the court thinks is fair

3

What is voluntary assumption of risk and the impact?

C willingly knew and accepted the risks involved
Complete defence