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    If someone threatens you with a brick, but doesn't throw it but you step back and hit your head causing a bleed on the brain that is missed by the hospital and you die, is the person who threatened you also guilty of manslaughter?
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    (Original post by helpmeplease76)
    If someone threatens you with a brick, but doesn't throw it but you step back and hit your head causing a bleed on the brain that is missed by the hospital and you die, is the person who threatened you also guilty of manslaughter?
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    Does the medical treatment in this case break the chain of causation?
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    No, the guy who was killed is guilty of stupidity
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    No, sounds like a threat and in court, would get throw out due to hearsay (especially when the one other person there is dead)
 
 
 
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