A judge has no will of his own: Karnataka High Court advises judges to be dispassionate and cautious while trying heinous offences

In the murder case before it, the Bench noted that the material witnesses had completely turned hostile and that the prosecution's evidence was purely circumstantial.
A judge has no will of his own: Karnataka High Court advises judges to be dispassionate and cautious while trying heinous offences
Karnataka High Court

While deciding an appeal filed by two brothers challenging their conviction for murder, a Division Bench of the Karnataka High Court recently advised judges to remain "dispassionate" and be free from "personal baggages" while passing orders in heinous crimes.

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