Does a 1 inch scar on the forehead constitute Serious Permanent Disfigurement? Posted on December 23, 2010
Assuming an adult received a blow from another unrelated adult without the use of a weapon; and there was a injury which required ~12 stitches and resulted in a 1 inch scare on the forehead. Would this meet the criteria of serious bodily injury based on the definition of serious permanent disfigurement. The obvious implications here being a shift in the potential charges.
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