3PB issues briefing on leaving the house in lockdown: criminal law, domestic violence and “reasonable excuses"
9th April 2020
In the context of the lockdown set down in The Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) Regulations 2020, 3PB criminal barrister Graham Gilbert reviews the concept of “reasonable excuses” and when it is acceptable to leave your house, including what might be deemed sensible beyond those circumstances provided by regulation 6(2) of the Coronavirus Regulations.
Graham Gilbert is a barrister in 3PB’s criminal and public regulatory teams. Click here to view his profileGraham GilbertCall: 2015.