Bail no 'matter of right'; accused's plea rejected

The position in law is as old as the hills that bail is not a matter of right, said a Delhi court and refused to release a man facing trial in a murder case. Interestingly, the man had cited his wife's hospitalization, reasoning there was no...

Bail no 'matter of right'; accused's plea rejected
The position in law is as old as the hills that bail is not a matter of right, said a Delhi court and refused to release a man facing trial in a murder case. Interestingly, the man had cited his wife's hospitalization, reasoning there was no one to look after her owing to his inter-caste marriage.