AFRICAN COURT ON HUMAN AND PEOPLES’ RIGHTS

Application file no 011/ 2015

Applicant: CHRISTOPHER Jonas

Respondent: United Republic of Tanzania

Subject: The instant Application concerns Criminal Case No. 429 of 2002 before the District Court of Morogoro; before the high Court of Tanzania under reference Criminal Case No. 6 of 2005; and before the Court of Appeal of Tanzania sitting at Dar-es-Salaam, under reference Criminal Case No. 38 of 2006, in which the Applicant was found guilty and sentenced to thirty (30) years imprisonment for armed robbery, an offence punishable under Sections 285 and 286 of the Criminal Code, Chapter 16 of the Laws of Tanzania.

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