R v Zahid (Nasir)

JurisdictionEngland & Wales
CourtCourt of Appeal (Criminal Division)
Judgment Date18 November 2010
Neutral Citation[2010] EWCA Crim 2922,[2010] EWCA Crim 2158
Date18 November 2010
Docket NumberNo: 2010/2324/B4,Case No: 2009 4156 B5

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5 cases
  • Orette Williams v The Crown
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 11 December 2012
    ...for example, decisions of various constitutions of this court in Deyemi and Edwards [2007] EWCA Crim 2060, [2008] 1 CAR 25; Zahid [2010] EWCA Crim 2158; and Gregory [2011] EWCA Crim 1712. 22 The general principle is that a statutory provision imposing strict liability does not of itself nec......
  • R v Pedro Dias
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 13 January 2016
    ...the object was a weapon prohibited by the Act. The principles in that case were approved and explained further by this court in Zahid [2010] EWCA Crim 2158 and in Gregory [2011] EWCA Crim 1712. We are not persuaded that it is even arguable that a distinction is to be drawn between joint pos......
  • R v Thomas Dennis Gregory
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 30 June 2011
    ...a firearm certificate is an offence of strict liability. The authorities are consistent and numerous. They are conveniently summarised in R v Zahid [2010] EWCA Crim 2158, adopting R v Deyemi and Edwards [2008] 1 Cr App R 25. In Zahid this court certified that a point of law of general publi......
  • R v Michael Tinarwo
    • United Kingdom
    • Court of Appeal (Criminal Division)
    • 27 June 2014
    ...done with malicious intent on the part of the person responsible for putting it there. 7 Faced with authority of this court, Zahid [2010] EWCA Crim 2158 and Gregory [2011] EWCA Crim 2172, which emphasised that the offence under section 5(1)(aba) was one of strict liability, the justificatio......
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1 books & journal articles
  • Court of Appeal
    • United Kingdom
    • Journal of Criminal Law, The Nbr. 75-1, February 2011
    • 1 February 2011
    ...of thenature of such notices.Christopher J. NewmanThe Journal of Criminal Law22 Possession of Bullets and Strict LiabilityR vZahid [2010] EWCA Crim 2158Keywords Firearms; Bullets; Mens rea; Strict liabilityThe appellant (Z) pleaded guilty to two counts of possessing expandingammunition cont......

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