Plea for woman judge for hearing actress attack case: Court verdict today
Kochi: The Ernakulam Principal Sessions Court will announce on Monday its verdict on the plea filed requesting to appoint a woman judge for the hearing of the sensational actress abduction case. The court had earlier accepted the plea filed by the actress demanding a private lawyer to assist the prosecution in the case.
The actress demanded for a woman judge for the hearing in order to protect her privacy. The case was last considered on May 25. The actress put forward the request while the court hearing of the case. The court had directed her to file petition through prosecution. The verdict on this plea will be announced today.
Another major plea under consideration of the court is the appeal of the main accused Suni demanding the visuals of the attack. The court had granted permission to Dileep who is another accused in the case and his lawyer to see the visuals.
Suni argued that he has the right to see the visuals if the eighth accused Dileep is allowed to watch it. Suni also informed the court that it has to be verified that if the visuals captured by him matches with the one submitted by the investigation team as evidence. The court will consider his plea also.
In addition, Dileep’s appeal requesting to hand over the visuals of attack to him will be considered by the court on Monday. The court will also consider the petition seeking the release of the accused in the case Raju Joseph and Pratheesh Chacko on Monday.