Section 121 of the Crimes Act 1900 is Verdict of “Larceny or Receiving” and is extracted below.
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Section 121 of the Crimes Act 1900 deals with the offence of ‘Verdict of “Larceny or Receiving”‘ and reads as follows:
121 Verdict of “Larceny or Receiving”
Where, on the trial of a person charged with larceny, or any offence which includes larceny, and, also, with having unlawfully received the property charged to have been stolen, knowing it to have been stolen, the jury find specially that the person either stole, or unlawfully received, such property, and that they are unable to say which of those offences was committed by the person, such person shall not by reason thereof be entitled to acquittal, but shall be liable to be sentenced for the larceny, or for the unlawful receiving, whichever of the two offences is subject to the lesser punishment.
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