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I am a novelist (honestly!) and my character (called Bo) has

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Hello. I am a novelist (honestly!) and my character (called Bo) has been to the home of her ex-lover (Alice) and beaten her. Alice has been knocked unconscious and suffered severe bruising, a fracture to the skull and memory loss (because that helps with the plot) but her injuries aren't life-threatening.
I am assuming this would count as GBH. If found guilty, what sort of punishment would she receive? And can psychiatric help be a condition of that?
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: UK Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 8 months ago.

How were these injuries caused?

In what way?

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