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Sectj_on !f:.J an !:~ l)V.rij.sb.alJJ.e ·vri :.;r<c :;c!c t:1 c:r1 184 of the l ' ena.l
Code Act~•

I t is alleged that

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on 25-5-2002 at Hamurambi, Kabale

District murdered Hwabambarama GeoLrey!~

Prosecution exarnir1ecl 4 witnesses·.

:PW1 Kemi tare Mary is the

sister of the deceaned she testified tha·t; deceased was the
busband of the accused!•

Their marriage was characterised by

q_uerrals, fights which at time involved deadly weapons 1·•
Her brother died on 25-5-2002, she said\~

PW2 Nyiramakubu Phoebe is the mother oi' the deceased~~
She testified that the marriage of deceased and accused was
characterised by fights accused always beating deceasectf~
On 25-5-2002 she was at home',,
in the same homesteadr.e
about 9 :p.m.,

Deceased and accused had a house

On that day accused arrived home at

She then heard acc 1J.sed talking to the deceased

after which she had deceased crying out that accused was
beating him};.

She went ·t;o their house an.d there accused told

her not; to inte;rfe;r;e

i.n thei:r 1'arnily a :U «3.irsf,.

.Deceas8d told

her that accused had hj: t; him with an iron bar in the ches·!;;;.
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