Since the judgment of R v Morgan James Smith (2001) 1 Cr App R 31, a particular formula, when summing up in respect of provocation, was not now required. In most cases a summing up was not made defective if the expression "reasonable man" was used.

CA (Pill LJ, Hallett J, Davis J)


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