The appellant aggrieved by the decision of the District Court of Monduli in Economic Crime Case No. 8 of 2009 lodged an appeal before the High Court. The case originated from Monduli District Court Criminal Case No. 8 of 2009. The High Court allowed the appeal and quashed the decision of the trial court and set aside the sentence imposed against both appellants. The court orders both appellants to be released from prison. No re-trial has been ordered because the appellants had been detained for 21 months.
Type of court
Seat of court
Date of opinion
Language of document
No. 23 of 2012
Unlawful possession of government trophies
Appeal allowed, decision quashed and sentence set aside, order to release the appellants from prison.
Court cases cited
Ramadhani Masha v. R  TLR
Economic and Organised Crime Control Act, Cap. 200 R.E. 2002
Reference to FAOLEX