Case #: 107 of 2023
Alfraido Poitier v The Commissioner of Police

Section 22(1) of the Dangerous Drugs Act - Possession of Dangerous Drugs with Intent to Supply - Evidential Burden of Proof on Owner or Occupier of Premises - Rebuttable Presumption of Ownership of Dangerous Drugs - Right to Remain Silent - Admissibility of Evidence

Pending before Privy Council?: no

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Written / Magisterial Criminal Matter
by Justice(s) The Honourable Sir Michael Barnett, P, The Honourable Mr. Justice Isaacs, JA, The Honourable Madam Justice Crane-Scott, JA
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