A Japanese court on Friday upheld the death sentence for a woman dubbed the “Black Widow,” who used cyanide to kill a string of elderly and rich lovers and pocketed millions
The ruling comes less than three months after Felix Dorfin, 35, was handed a capital sentence following his arrest last year at the airport on the holiday island next to Bali,
A Chinese court on Thursday jailed nine people, one with a suspended death sentence, for smuggling fentanyl into the United States, saying this was the first such case the two countries had worked together on.
The filing of the complaint, the constitution of the court, the selection of the prosecution team are illegal, declared to be illegal... And at the end of the day the full judgment has been set aside, says prosecutor.
Kovind's decision came a day after the Ministry of Home Affairs on Thursday night sent Mukesh's mercy petition to him recommending its rejection,
The petition states that the special court has not taken into consideration that no actions detrimental to national interest were taken by the applicant.
A special anti-terrorism tribunal in Bangladesh sentenced seven members of a banned militant group to death on Wednesday for their involvement in an attack on a Dhaka cafe
The court directs law enforcers to apprehend Musharraf to ensure the death sentence is carried out, but if found dead beforehand, "his corpse (should) be dragged to D-Chowk, Islamabad and be hanged for three days.
Saudi Arabia's state-run Al-Ekhbariya TV channel reported that three others were sentenced to prison. All can appeal the verdicts.