I have lost faith in Indian justice system: Scarlett Keeling's mother

| Friday, September 23, 2016 - 18:38
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Scarlett Keeling, Scarlett Keeling mother, Goa beach, CBI, justice, Goa Children's Court, Samson D'Souza,  Placido Carvalho
New Delhi: Slain British teenager Scarlett Keeling's mother on Friday expressed shock over Goa Children's Court's verdict for acquitting the two accused in the case. 
"I don't have faith in the justice system here to give us justice, anymore," she said. 
Keeling's mother also accused CBI of indulging in corrupt practices. 
"I had some hope in CBI but it is clear that either they are incompetent or corrupt & I believe they are not incompetent," she said. 
Two beach shack workers Samson D'Souza and Placido Carvalho were acquitted by the Goa Children's Court President Vandana Tendulkar earlier in the day.
D'Souza and Carvalho were accused of sexually assaulting Keeling and leaving her to die at North Goa's popular Anjuna beach in 2008.
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Why CBI could not make perfect case for conviction of accused

Why CBI could not make perfect case for conviction of accused? If case was perfect, why appeal in higher court was not done? The judgement not only hurt victim mother but whole Indian think tank who feel aggrieved mother statement is a blot on CBI. Editor requested to publish reason of judgement in detail so that we can know where is lacuna which resulted in release of both accused.

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