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- EVIDENCE - CONFESSIONAL STATEMENT - Whether an accused can challenge on appeal the voluntariness of his confession which was admitted after a trial within trial
"It is pertinent to note that the ruling on the trial within trial was delivered…
- CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE - Trial within trial - On whom lies the onus of proof in trial within trial - Effect of improper placement of onus in trial within trial
ISIAKU LALLUWA AUTA V. THE STATE (1975-LCER-1009-SC) "There were many irregularities in the conduct of…
- EVIDENCE - EVALUATION OF EVIDENCE - Whether evaluation of evidence is the primary duty of the trial Court
"It is the duty of the Trial Court to assess the evidence adduced by the…