Criminal negligence: Sections 219, 220 and 221 of the Criminal Code

Criminal negligence is only an offence if it results in bodily harm or death. The definition of criminal negligence is found in Section 219 of the Criminal Code. It consists in the commission of an act OR the omission of doing something which is one’s legal duty to do, showing wanton or reckless disregard for the lives or safety of other persons.What is obvious in this definition is that this

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