life-term News

SC dismisses Bhullar plea

The Supreme Court has dismissed Khalistan Liberation Force (KLF) terrorist Devinderpal Singh Bhullar’s review petition against its refusal to commute his death penalty to life term

SC admits PIL,will look into review of Presidential pardon

The PIL a by journalist requested the court to lay down strict guidelines for pardoning powers.


SC favours provision for life term without remission

The court’s order came while hearing an appeal by the Rajasthan government against a convict,whose death sentence had been commuted to life term.

SC dismisses Bhullar plea

Bhullar has been on death row since his clemency petition was rejected in 2011

SC cracks down on corrupt cops,officials,jails them for life in 1993 Mumbai blasts

Supreme Court blamed many corrupt officials for causing the deaths of hundreds of people in Mumbai.

HC drops murder charge in case of husband setting wife on fire

HC alters man's conviction from the offence of murder to culpable homicide.


SC upholds life term of ex-MP Anand Mohan in DM's murder case

He had approached the apex court against his conviction and life imprisonment in the murder case.

Ex-lifer kills man to get back into jail

Spurned by friends and relatives after his release following 15 years of incarceration for a murder,a man thought "the best place for him was jail" and committed another murder to earn another life term.

Jilted lover awarded life term for setting girl ablaze

Singh wanted to marry the girl,but when she refused,he poured kerosene and set her on fire when she was alone at home.

Shoe baron killers get life term

Court also slapped a fine of Rs 10,000 on each of the convict.