Brief summary of the law on s.47 Grievous Bodily Harm.
Specifically dealing with the Actus Reus, Mens Rea, classification and sentencing of the offence.
Cases used are R v Burstow *, R v Chan-Fook  and R v Savage 
Statute used is s.47 Offences Against the Person Act 1861.
*(Note: Mistake when R v referring to R v Mowatt, this was meant to be Burstow, sorry!)