(1) For the purposes of section 101(1)(g) a defendant makes an attack on another person's character if—
(a) he adduces evidence attacking the other person's character,
(b) he (or any legal representative appointed under section 38(4) of the Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act 1999 (c 23) to cross-examine a witness in his interests) asks questions in cross-examination that are intended to elicit such evidence, or are likely to do so, or
(c) evidence is given of an imputation about the other person made by the defendant—
(i) on being questioned under caution, before charge,
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