Courts must not have misplaced sympathies for spurned lovers resorting to violence: Madras HC

Meera Emmanuel April 30 2019
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The Madras High Court on Monday emphasised that courts must not have misplaced sympathies for spurned lovers who resort to violence. This was reflected in an order passed by Justice N Anand Venkatesh while rejecting a bail application filed by a man who had stabbed his lover multiple times after she refused to marry him.

As observed in his order,

"Incidents of this nature are continuing to happen on a daily basis and it has reached monstrous . . .

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