Rape and murder case: Supreme Court sets aside death sentence of accused; slams trial court for hasty 15-day trial

"The Trial Court treated the accused as if he is carrying a magic wand which is available to produce highly qualified experts...There was no opportunity...to the appellant to cross-examine the experts", the Court found.
Death penalty
Death penalty

The Supreme Court on Thursday set aside the death sentence and conviction of a man in a rape and murder case, on concerns that he was found guilty after a hasty trial that lasted just 15 days [Naveen @ Ajay vs State of Madhya Pradesh].

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