R v Anthony Dalton JACOBS

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
CourtCourt of Appeal (Criminal Division)
Judgment Date28 February 2002
Neutral Citation[2002] EWCA Crim 610
Docket NumberNo: 200102657/X1

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  • R v Skye Case
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 18 December 2015
    ...to be equated with actual control. 28 Another decision which was drawn to our attention was the decision in the case of Jacobs [2002] EWCA Crim 610. That was a case concerning the possession of a shotgun where the appellant was a lodger in a flat. It seems that the shotgun was found under ......
  • Jevgenijs Horkovs v Prosecutor General Office of Latvia
    • United Kingdom
    • Queen's Bench Division (Administrative Court)
    • 9 March 2015
    ...appellant had either physical possession of the weapon or had joint possession in that he had joint control of it. Reference was made to R v Jacobs [2002] EWCA Crim 610 at [10]. Thus, I reject the appellant's contention. I find that the firearms offence amounted to an extradition offence. I......
  • R v Kyrone Daley
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 16 July 2015
    ...for the offence of joint possession. 26 That presence, even with knowledge, is not enough to establish possession. (See Jacobs [2002] EWCA Crim 610). 27 That the passenger would be under no legal duty to get out of the car in circumstances where he was aware of the presence of the gun (Jaco......
  • R v Teon Hall-Chung
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 19 December 2002
    ...of a firearm unless he or she has actual control of it; it is not sufficient to have the capability of having control (see Jacobs [2002] EWCA Crim 610). Thirdly, the period of possession may be very short indeed: thus in Steele the defendant carried a sawn-off shotgun in a holdall for only ......
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