The Republic versus Juma Yamgati - No. 08 of 2015

Territorial subdivision
Type of court
Seat of court
Mwanza
Court jurisdiction
Date of opinion
2015
Abstract

On the 11th day of march 2015, during the city search, the house of the accused was searched. He was found in possession of one piece of Dik-dik horn and one piece of lizard skin. The case was dismissed under section 225(5) of the Criminal Procedure Act.

Language of document
English
Reference number
No. 08 of 2015
Charges
Unlawful possession of government trophies
Species
Dik-dik, Lizard
Money value
TZS 442,950
Transnational
No
Decision
Case dismissed
Appealed
No
Penalty
-
Legislation cited
Wildlife Conservation Act, Cap. 283 R.E. 2002
Economic and Organised Crime Control Act, Cap. 200 R.E. 2002
Criminal Procedure Act, Cap. 20 R.E. 2002
Source