2012 Nirbhaya Gangrape

2012 Nirbhaya Gangrape News

SC issues fresh guidelines for listing appeals by death row convicts; fixes 6-month deadline from HC verdict to hear plea
India

SC issues fresh guidelines for listing appeals by death row convicts; fixes 6-month deadline from HC verdict to hear plea

Supreme Court has come out with guidelines for expeditious hearing of criminal appeals involving the death penalty, a decision which comes against the backdrop of delay in execution of the four death row convicts in the 2012 Delhi gang rape.

2012 Delhi gangrape and murder case: SC defers hearing on Centre's plea for separate execution, asks convicts to file replies
India

2012 Delhi gangrape and murder case: SC defers hearing on Centre's plea for separate execution, asks convicts to file replies

The bench said it is deferring the hearing till 2 pm Friday in wake of a trial court order on Wednesday