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R v. Wong, 2007, BCPC 297

In Fish Cases, Miscellaneous, Offences on (Updated )

This case involved charges of possession of abalone against an accused who was alleged to have purchased it from a known abalone poacher who had previously plead guilty to charges of abalone poaching and been sentenced on a joint submission basis after assuring the Crown that he would fully co-operate with the Crown with respect to the prosecution of others …

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