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Peter Odhiambo Odhiambo v. Republic

(2003) JELR 93841 (CA)

Court of Appeal  •  Crim appl 49 of 02  •  25 Mar 2003  •  Kenya

Coram
Richard Otieno Kwach

Judgement

REPULIC OF KENYA

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL

AT KISUMU

CORAM: KWACH, J.A. (IN CHAMBERS)

CRIMINAL APPLICATION NO. NAI. 49 OF 2002 (KSM.18/2002)

BETWEEN

PETER ODHIAMBO ODHIAMBO............................ APPLICANT

AND

REPUBLIC ..................................................... RESPONDENT

(An application for extension of time to file an appeal

out of time in an intended appeal from a conviction

and sentence of the High Court of Kenya at Kisumu

(Mr. Justice Mango) dated 9thMarch, 1992

in

H.C.CR.CASE NO. 8 OF 1992)

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R U L I N G

This applicant was apparently convicted of murder and sentenced to death around 1993. The superior court file has not been traced and no one seems to know what really happened and so I have to rely entirely on the account coherent may be due to the length of time he has been in prison. He was arrested in September 1991 after he apparently killed his own mother.

When I asked him to urge his application he simply told me to let him go back home. Since he has filed thiā€¦

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