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24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new statewide poll of likely North Dakota voters finds that they overwhelmingly oppose President Obama's abuse of executive power to grant amnesty to millions of illegal aliens in the U.
Irresponsible protests will lead to the collapse of the state," he said, and refused to answer a question on whether he was willing to grant amnesty to Protest Law detainees, if elected.
Putin submitted the bill to grant amnesty to tens of thousands of convicted criminals as a gesture of goodwill to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Constitution.
Summary: Press Council of India chairman Justice (retired) Markandey Katju had appealed to the Governor to grant amnesty to Sanjay Dutt after he was upheld guilty by the Supreme Court.
Global Banking News-July 10, 2012--India to grant amnesty to HSBC account holders who evaded taxes(C)2012 ENPublishing - http://www.
In return, the bloc will lift trade and economic sanctions and grant amnesty to the ruling junta, mediators said.
It will also grant amnesty to the security forces' actions taken during the last three-year operation in the tribal areas.
At the time, former President Arroyo, now a congressman at the House of Representatives, cautioned Aquino and said it is useless to grant amnesty to unrepentant failed coup plotters.
LIBDEM leader Nick Clegg wants to grant amnesty to between 500,000 and one million illegal immigrants in the UK so they will pay taxes.
Ahmadi-nejad went on to say that Iran could not grant amnesty to a French teacher accused of spying unless France was willing to reciprocate in dealing with Iranian prisoners in France.
Nigeria's president has said he is prepared to grant amnesty to armed groups in the oil-rich Niger delta who agree to give up their weapons.
Summary: The Lebanese consul in Manila has said the Philippine and Lebanese governments should grant amnesty to 43,300 Filipinos who have defied a ban on working in Lebanon.