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Uganda v RA 197619 CPL Kamugisha Collins and 4 others

Country/Territory
Uganda
Type of court
National - lower court
Date
Feb 17, 2017
Source
UNEP, InforMEA
Court name
Magistrate Court of Kampala
Seat of court
Kampala
Judge
Kamasanyu Gladys Musenze
Reference number
KLA-CR-CO-222/2016
Language
English
Subject
Wild species & ecosystems
Keyword
International trade Trade in species Endangered species Protection of species Internal trade Wild fauna Wildlife products Hunting/capture Protected animal species Forest species
Abstract

The accused were charged with an offence of unlawful possession of protected species. They were in possession of 12 pieces of ivory. However, the prosecution failed to prove that the accused had conspired to commit the offence of selling ivory.

 

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