Bombay High Court lauds Special Judge, Police for completing POCSO trial within a year, upholds conviction

"Courts must strive to ensure that cases, do not fall prey to the slow-motion syndrome, which is lethal to the administration of justice, whatever the ultimate outcome", the Court added.
Bombay High Court
Bombay High Court

While upholding a conviction order, the Bombay High Court commended the efforts of the Sindhudurgnagari police station and Special Judge dealing with cases under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act for completing a POCSO trial within a year as mandated under the Act. (Jitendra Rajmohan Mazi v. State of Maharashtra)

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