Monosyllabic 'Yes' cannot be accepted as plea of guilt by accused: Kerala High Court issues procedural guidelines

The Single Bench of Justice VG Arun issued a number of guidelines to be followed when an accused pleads guilty for a crime.
Kerala High Court
Kerala High Court

The Kerala High Court on Tuesday held that a a monosyllabic 'yes' in reply to a pointed question by court cannot be accepted as a plea of guilt by an accused (Raseen Babu KM v. State of Kerala).

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