Michael Jackson versus the Republic - No. 93 of 2008

Territorial subdivision
Seat of court
Arusha
Court jurisdiction
Date of opinion
2010
Abstract

According to the lower court records, the appellant stood charged with the offence of unlawful possession of government trophy. He was found guilty, convicted and sentenced to 10 years jail imprisonment. The High Court allowed the appeal, quashed the conviction and set aside the sentence.

Held
test held
Language of document
Reference number
No. 93 of 2008
Charges
Unlawful possession of government trophies
Species
Money value
-
Transnational
No
Decision
Appeal allowed, decision quashed, sentence set aside
Appealed
Yes
Penalty
-
Penalty note
test note
Legislation cited
Economic and Organized Crime Control Act, 1984 as amended by No. 10 of 1989 and No. 3 of 1992
Source