If an accused person was successfully to contend that the taking of certain steps had prevented him from falling within the definition of s.(2) Criminal Damage Act 1971, then those steps must be ones directed towards preventing the risk at all, rather than remedying it once it had arisen.

CA (Crim Div) (Farquharson LJ, Hidden J, Longmore J)

02/02/1995

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