Her Majesty the Queen v. Suganthini Mayuran

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Her Majesty the Queen v. Suganthini Mayuran

Her Majesty the Queen v. Suganthini Mayuran (April 19, 2012)
Case # 34526

The respondent was convicted of second degree murder in respect of the death of her sister in law. The majority of the Court of Appeal allowed her appeal and ordered a new trial because the trial judge failed to bring the defence of provocation to the jury’s attention.