Man Strips Naked before Chief Magistrate

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Drama filled high court in Masaka, when a 31 year old man stripped naked before chief magistrate Cissy Mudhasi. Shaban Musisi a resident of Lwagulwe in Kisekka Sub County, Masaka district pulled down his pants before the lady magistrate after he was sentenced to 10 years in jail for attempted murder. The man protested the jail sentence saying that it was unfair because he was suffering from a sexually transmitted disease (STD) and unable to stay in prison for long. He pleaded for a lesser sentence until he stripped naked to prove to the chief magistrate that he had an STD. The magistrate denied him clemency and ordered the prison warders to take him back to prison. Shaban was being charged with attempting to murder a local defence unit official using a panga.The LDU personnel, Jackson Suuna had been sent to arrest Shaban on charges of theft. He was also charged with assaulting a prison warder.


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