Judge is condemned when guilty is acquitted

judex damnatur cum nocens absolvitur [LATIN] Supreme Court in a case of Hardeep Singh vs. State of Punjab, 2014(1) RCR (Criminal) 623 wherein the Constitution Bench has consideration the provisions of Section 319 Cr.P.C and held that Section 319 Cr.P.C. springs out of the doctrine judex damnatur cum nocens absolvitur (Judge is condemned when guilty is acquitted) and this doctrine must… Read More Judge is condemned when guilty is acquitted