Delhi High Court sets aside conviction, life sentence of murder accused due to lack of legal representation

Terming it a grave miscarriage of justice, the Court set aside the conviction and life sentence awarded to the accused and remanded the matter back to the Trial Court for cross-examination of the prosecution witnesses.

The Delhi High Court recently set aside the conviction and life sentence of a man who went unrepresented by a lawyer in a 2018 case in which he was accused of strangling his wife to death. (Narender @ Lala vs. State of NCT of Delhi)

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