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Uganda v Ademu Samuel and Mungono Michael

Country/Territory
Uganda
Type of court
National - lower court
Date
Oct 30, 2017
Source
UNEP, InforMEA
Court name
Magistrate Court of Kampala
Seat of court
Kampala
Judge
Ereemye Jumire James Mawanda
Reference number
No. 85 of 2017
Language
English
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
International trade Trade in species Endangered species Protection of species Internal trade Wildlife products Hunting/capture Wild fauna Forest species
Abstract

The accused are charged of unlawful possession of specimen of wildlife protected species. They were in possession of dry lion skin and 10 kgs of pangolin scales without a use right. The magistrate found them guilty of unlawful possession of wildlife specimens of protected species.

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