possession

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possession

Exercising dominion or control over property.There are two varieties of real property possession. Actual possession occurs when property is in the immediate physical control and occupancy of a party. Constructive possession exists as to the whole of a property when someone is in actual possession of a part.

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Three other Corkmen - Roger O'Callaghan, 62, of Foyle Avenue, Knocknaheaney, Jason O'Driscoll, 22, of Green St, and Billy Loftus, 22, of Oakdale, Ballyvolane - were charged with possession and intent to supply cannabis on Sunday.