ACC 14 OF 15 - R vs Stanley Leo Amimo

Summary: The accused was charged in court for allegedly soliciting and receiving an 18,000/= bribe as an inducement to facilitate reopening of a bar that was earlier closed down during a crackdown on illicit brew. Prosecution applied for a withdrawal under Criminal Procedure Code S 87(a) in the course of trial based on a letter from the DPP issuing instructions to withdraw on merit of a judgment that the EACC was at the time of investigating this matter not properly constituted, and that there was a pending appeal in the Court of Appeal on the same. Accused discharged under said section.

Fist offence date: 13/Jul/2015
Start date: 28/Jul/2015
Ruling date: 01/Jan/1970
Defendant plea: Not guilty
Amount involved: KES 18,000.00
Type of case: Soliciting for a benefit
Type of Charge:
Type of Judgement: Discharge
Fine amount: KES 0.00

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