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One says it is irregular to seek a halt to a custodial sentence while another says there is nothing unusual about it.
The court also levied fines of 150,000 rupees on the three men given life terms – priest Sanji Ram, Deepak Khajuria and Parvesh Kumar.
Their counsel, Gopal Sri Ram, says the jail sentence is illegal and contrary to the law.
Robin Vadakkumchery was found guilty on Saturday of raping a 16-year-old schoolgirl, with the crime only coming to light after the victim gave birth to a baby.
They say courts must be given the discretion to decide on minimum and maximum jail terms in place of the death penalty, as long-term custodial sentences will still see inmates dying behind bars.
The sentence for contempt of court in England stems from a dispute between the prince and the Kuwaiti-listed mobile operator Zain over a 2010 loan.
Judge orders the offender, who pleaded guilty, to be placed under police probation for two years after serving his jail sentence.
High Court sentences man, on appeal, to 40 years in jail on two charges of sodomising and raping his teenage daughter, and fixes another day for mention of the remaining 621 convictions.
He was slapped with five charges for rape, unnatural sex, molestation and gang robbery at a cyber cafe in Puchong last year.
PKR vice-president Rafizi Ramli closer to 18-month jail term pending final appeal.