condemned prisoner

See: convict
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MUZAFFARABAD -- A condemned prisoner, who had killed two people more than 14 years ago, was executed in Mirpur prison on Tuesday, an official said.
The condemned prisoner urged the court to set aside his death penalty and also commute other sentences.
On this, the court directed the Punjab Home Department to hold and conclude the investigation into the case of condemned prisoner Iqbal within two weeks and determine whether the prisoner was to be granted the remission .
FAISALABAD -- A condemned prisoner was executed in Central Jail here on Wednesday.
After rejection of his mercy petition, death warrants were issued against the condemned prisoner Abdur Rehman Kathia and the court fixed August 08, 2017 (Tuesday) for implementation on his execution.
THE Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed the Central government's plea seeking review of its verdict holding that undue delay by the government in deciding mercy plea can be a ground to commute death sentence of a condemned prisoner.
On Thursday, Utah Governor Gary Herbert, who does not have the power to commute a death sentence or pardon a condemned prisoner, denied Gardner's request for a temporary stay of execution.
LAHORE, May 22 -- The Lahore High Court Friday ordered to postpone the marriage of Laiba Saher to a condemned prisoner, Attique-ur-Rehman, confined in Jail.
Benedict then visited the dark cell in the basement of one of the buildings, the place where St Maximilian Kolbe, a Roman Catholic priest, was executed after voluntarily taking the place of a condemned prisoner with a large family.
This opinion also states that "[w]hen a condemned prisoner has been declared incompetent to be executed, physicians should not treat the prisoner for the purpose of restoring competence unless a commutation order is issued before treatment begins.
A condemned prisoner brought a [section] 1983 action against a state corrections department, challenging the manner of his pending execution.
Long ago, reading The Ballad of Reading Gaol, I recall my feelings of compassion for the condemned prisoner, and thinking at that moment of others awaiting execution in various countries in the world.