Flashcards in Introduction Deck (6)
Where is theft defined?
The charge against D must specify the property and the person to whom it is said to belong.
What does S 1(1) say
A person is guilty of theft if he dishonestly appropriates property belonging to another with the intention of permanently depriving the other of it’
What is S 1(2)
S 1(2) ‘It is immaterial whether the appropriation is made with a view to gain, or is made for the thief’s own benefit’
What is the AR of theft?
Appropriation (s.3); Of property (S.4); belonging to another (s.5)
What is the MR of theft?
Dishonesty (s.2); intention permanently to deprive (s.6).