Regina v Russell: 1985

Meaning of possession of an offending article


(1985) 81 Cr App 315


England and Wales

Cited by:

Per IncuriamMcCalla, Regina v CACD 1988
A cosh had been found in the glove compartment of the appellant’s car. He said he had picked it up a month earlier, had put it away and had forgotten about it.
Held: The court reviewed the authorities on what constituted possession. Once . .
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Updated: 13 May 2022; Ref: scu.195977