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Nigerian Copyright Commission v. Nwoke Isreal

   Federal High Court

Judgement delivered on Monday, May 6, 2013
Citation: 56 NIPJD [FHC. 2012] L/159C/13
Suit No. FHC/L/159C/13     Jurisdiction: Nigeria

Judgement delivered by Honourable Justice Idris

I. FACTS

The Accused Person was arraigned by the Nigerian Copyright Commission on a two count charge of having in possession and selling pirated copies of  books.

II. SENTENCE

On May 6, 2013, the Court presided over by Justice Idris of the Federal High Court Ikoyi Lagos, sentenced the Accused Person to one year imprisonment, without option of fine.

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