Tag: death row
Newsom a newly elected Democrat says the moratorium to be imposed on the death penalty is on grounds that intentional killing of another person is wrong.
Agilandeswari Mainthan, who turned 18 on Friday, wants nothing more than for her father to be released from prison.
But they acknowledge it's not easy for families of victims.
Islamabad denies media reports that Asia Bibi had left the country.
A petition signed by family members was submitted to President Halimah Yacob today.
Bukit Gelugor MP Ramkarpal Singh says these changes in the law will be meaningless to death row prisoners and many will die in prison.
Lawyers for Liberty says there are hundreds of Malaysians facing execution abroad who also need the government's assistance.
Billy Irick has been convicted of raping and strangling 7-year-old Paula Dyer, making him the first execution in Tennessee in nearly a decade.
Checks by prison warders found drugs concealed in and outside Roslan Husain’s cell.
Batu Kawan MP Kasthuri Patto says law reform is urgent as 1,000 Malaysians and foreigners are on death row.
Convicted of the Altantuya murder and sentenced to death in 2015, Azilah petitioned for clemency but the Selangor Pardons Board has not set a date, says his lawyer.
Alabama on Thursday executed an 83-year-old man convicted of a deadly 1989 serial bombing spree, making him the oldest known person put to death in the modern era of U.S. capital punishment.
Asma Nawab had been sentenced to death for murder in 1998.
Russell Bucklew has an uncommon vascular condition that leaves him with growths on his head and neck. This creates significant risk that subjecting him to lethal injection will result in torture.
African was too tough for five wardens at Bentong Prison.
Many Nigerian drug couriers, including students in Malaysia and Thailand, are reportedly involved in the global cocaine, heroin and meth business operated by drug lords in Nigeria.
Surendran, Latheefa Koya cite case of Aussie allowed access to lawyer, as proof of unfairness by Singapore in not giving them access to death row inmates.
Rames and Suthar Batumalai's family members asked to visit them in prison in view of new execution date set for this Friday.
Lawyers defending Malaysian on Singapore death row want foreign minister to clarify country's stand if Malaysians travelling abroad run into legal troubles.
High Commissioner to Singapore also declines to reveal how many Malaysians are facing death penalty in island republic.
Lawyers, N Surendran and Latheefa Koya, slam authorities for denying them access to client to discuss judicial review filed in KL High Court.
It is unclear the basis for Putrajaya's objection and court has fixed March 7 to hear the matter, says lawyer N Surendran.
Factory worker K Datchinamurthy wants to stop the execution from being carried out anytime now.
Lawyer N Surendran hopes both governments will act to save S Prabagaran's life before this case lands before the International Court of Justice.
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