R v Emmanuel & Anor (CO 62/2017) [2018] SCSC 609 (28 June 2018);

IN THE SUPREME COURT OF SEYCHELLES

Criminal Side: CO 62/2017

[2018] SCSC     


THE REPUBLIC

versus

CLIFF EMMANUEL

First Accused

MARCO MATHIOT

Second  Accused


Heard:                       28 June 2018

Counsel:                    Mr. George Thachett Assistant Principal State Counsel for the Republic and Ms. Brigitte Confait Senoir State Counsel for the Republic

                                 Mr. Bernard Georges assisted by Mrs. Tania Teeroomooljee Attorney at Law for the First Accused

                                 Mr. France Bonte Attorney at Law for the Second Accused

Delivered:                   28 June 2018


SENTENCE


Burhan J

[1]        Having convicted the 1st and 2nd accused for the offence of murder, I proceed to sentence the 1st and 2nd accused as follows; the 1st accused Mr. Cliff Emmanuel to imprisonment for life.  The 2nd accused Mr. Marco Mathiot to imprisonment for life.

[2]        Right of appeal explained to both accused

 

Signed, dated and delivered at Ile du Port on 28 June 2018

 

M Burhan

Judge of the Supreme Court