Thursday, Sep 29, 2022

death sentence


Jharkhand: 15 jail inmates get death sentence for fellow prisoner’s killing

August 19, 2022 2:12 am

On August 6, the court had convicted 22 inmates for the killing inside the jail premises, their charges ranging from murder, attempt to murder to rioting.

2008 Ahmedabad serial blasts: HC issues notice to 38 convicts after govt plea to confirm death sentence

March 10, 2022 3:50 am

A death sentence pronounced by a trial court is required to be confirmed by the HC under the provisions of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC) . The death sentence can be executed upon confirmation from the high court.

Pune: Man sentenced to death for raping and murdering two-yr-old girl

March 02, 2022 7:22 am

The girl was kidnapped from the premises of her home on February 15. Investigation revealed that she had been abducted by a man while she was playing in the front yard of her home.

Gujarat: Death sentence for man convicted of raping and killing 10-year-old girl

December 16, 2021 5:11 pm

The 25-year-old man was convicted by the Surat district court last Friday for the crime committed last December.

Kopardi rape-murder case: Bombay HC judge recuses from hearing convicts' pleas against death sentence

October 06, 2021 11:07 am

The three men had in July 2016 brutally raped and murdered a 14-year-old girl in Ahmednagar district’s Kopardi village.

Cleared of murder, brothers are awarded $75 million

May 18, 2021 11:38 am

Elliot Abrams, a lawyer for the brothers, said that they went through “hell” in prison while the two state investigators who he said had coerced the brothers into confessing to the crime “spent 30 years covering it up.”

UP: Labourer sentenced to death for rape and murder of 11-yr-old girl

March 09, 2021 5:50 am

A court in Jaunpur on Monday awarded death sentence to a 25-year-old labourer for raping and killing an 11-year-old girl last August. The court had held Bal Govind, who has been in prison since August, guilty on Saturday.

Multiple Murder Cases: Amroha court holds decision on issuing death warrant against Shabnam

February 25, 2021 1:09 am

Earlier this month, Shabnam had filed a fresh mercy petition.

Rajkot: 27-year-old man gets death sentence for raping, murdering three-year-old girl

March 18, 2020 1:40 am

The designated court of additional district judge DD Thakkar pronounced the man guilty under sections 302 (murder), 363 (kidnapping), 376 (rape) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and section 6 of the POCSO Act. The rape and murder took place on August 9, 2018.

Chinese man gets death for killing wife, hiding body in freezer for over 100 days

July 05, 2019 2:43 pm

Zhu Xiaodong, 30, was convicted for strangling Yang during an argument on October 17, 2016, at their home in Hongkou district 10 months after they tied the knot, the court said.