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Home Department to take action against erring investigating Officers for prosecuting innocent person: Supreme Court

Supreme Court of India  State of Gujarat v. Kishanbhai Etc.  [Criminal Appeal No. 1485 of 2008], 7th January, 2014 The Court held that “every acquittal should ordinarily lead to the inference,that an innocent person was wrongfully prosecuted” and it is “therefore, essential that every State should put in place a procedural mechanism, which would ensure… Read More »