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- CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE – DEFENCE OF SELF-DEFENCE – Position of the law on the defence of self-defence
“In his defence as DW1, the Appellant alleged that the deceased took a stick from…
- CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE - DEFENCE OF SELF-DEFENCE/PROVOCATION - Whether the defence of provocation and self-defence are mutually exclusive
"...I, actually, find it curious that the appellant [as accused person at the trial Court]…
- CRIMINAL LAW AND PROCEDURE – DEFENCE OF SELF-DEFENCE – Effect of a successful plea of the defence of self-defence; conditions that must be satisfied before the defence of self-defence can avail an accused person
“Now, a successful plea of self-defence, completely exculpates an Accused from criminal liability- see Uwaekweghinya…