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death sentence

verb capital punishment, corporal punishment, death penalty, death warrant, verdict of guilty
Associated concepts: cruel and unusual punishment, death warrant, Eighth Amendment, life in prison
See also: capital punishment
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According to details, Imran Ali stated in his appeal petition filed at the Lahore High Court that the death sentence handed out to him by the anti-terrorism court should be declared null and void.
After hearing the arguments, the judge handed down death sentence to Ramzan along with a fine of Rs0.
He was given death sentence under Section 302-B PPC and Rs1 million under Section 544-A of Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC), as compensation to the legal heirs of the victim girl.
A Vihiga court also found him guilty of the same offence and gave him the death sentence.
Trial court awarded him four times death sentence which was endorsed by High Court.
GAZA, September 26, 2017 (WAFA) -- Deir al-Balah Court of First Instance passed on Tuesday the death sentence against three Palestinian residents of Khan Younis, in the south of the Gaza Strip, after they were convicted of murder, accessory to murder and robbery leading two local human rights centers to protest the ruling for lack of proper trial proceedings.
The other six are convicted for the main conspiracy for which their punishment can be death sentence.
On Wednesday, 05 October 2016, Khan Younis First Instance Court issued a death sentence against a woman, setting a precedent in the history of the Palestinian Judiciary.
Sahiwal -- Supreme Court has awarded death sentence to accused named as Gulam Mustafa Rana in a murder case of three family members will be executed today.
com/morsi-sentencing-court-upholds-death-sentence-jailbreak-case-life-imprisonment-1968823) upheld the death sentence handed down to 64-year-old Morsi in connection to a 2011 mass jailbreak case.
Qatar yesterday expressed "deep concern" over a death sentence handed down by an Egyptian court against Mohamed Mursi and called for his release.
NNA - Qatar expressed "deep concern" Wednesday over a death sentence handed down by an Egyptian court against ousted Islamist president Mohammad Morsi and called for his release.