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Jessica Lall murder case: Delhi HC tells govt to reconsider Manu Sharma’s release request

As per Manu Sharma’s petition, he is eligible for premature release as he has already served 15 years in jail without remission, and over 20 years with remission.

Jessica Lal murder case: Life convict Manu Sharma files plea for premature release

The plea sought setting aside of a December 7, 2018, order of the competent authority, which cited “interest of justice”, while accepting rejection of his premature release in the minutes of meetings of Sentence Review Board.

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Jessica lall killing: Sentence board defers call on release of Manu Sharma

While Sushil Sharma, a former youth Congress president, has been in jail for around 23 years for murdering his wife Naina Sahni, which later came to be known as the ‘tandoor murder case’, Manu Sharma, son of former Haryana minister Vinod Sharma, had shot dead model Jessica Lall at a restaurant in 1999.

What is the Jessica Lall murder case?

The case continued to hit the headlines long after the murder when Sharma was acquitted by a trial court in February 2006. Following a nationwide public outcry against the incident, the Delhi High Court took up the case through a fast-track trial that ended in his conviction on murder charges.

Jessica Lall case: Tihar Jail board meeting on Manu Sharma's release postponed

The board was to consider Manu Sharma's release. Last month, Jessica Lall's sister Sabrina Lall wrote a letter to Tihar Jail authorities, saying that she had no objection to his release.

Jessica Lall murder trial: SC quashes case against ballistic expert accused of helping Manu Sharma

The Supreme Court has quashed a perjury case initiated against a ballistic expert who was accused of helping Manu Sharma and others secure an acquittal in the trial court in the 1999 Jessica Lall murder case.

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Jessica Lall murder convict Manu Sharma weds Mumbai woman

Only close relatives attended low-key ceremony in Chandigarh last week.

Jessica Lall murderer Manu Sharma gets parole to appear for human rights exam

Manu Sharma was sentenced to life imprisonment in 2006,that was upheld by SC in 2010.

Jessica Lall murder case: HC to decide fate of hostile witnesses

Court will tomorrow decide whether to prosecute 19 witnesses for perjury.

Manu Sharma donates Rs 50 lakh for handicapped: Church priest

Sharma was awarded life imprisonment by the Delhi High Court in December 2006.

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