Conviction cannot be on moral grounds: Karnataka High Court sets aside life term in murder case

While finding that there was nothing to prove the case against the accused, the Court said that conviction has to be on sound legal principles established by the evidence on record.
Karnataka High Court
Karnataka High Court

The Karnataka High Court recently set aside a conviction for murder that was allegedly committed by a man who found out that the deceased was having illicit relations with his daughter-in-law. [Basavaraj Kamaji & Ors v State].

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