The same court upheld the 30-year prison sentence handed down
to Mohamed El Yousfi, Redouane Khalidi, Abdessamad Bennouh, Abdellah Remache, Jamal El Bay, Hossein Brighach and Abdellatif Bekhti.
In its statement, ANHRI condemns what it called the "deterioration" in journalism and the "heavy imprisonment sentences and fines handed down
to journalists in libel cases.
The West Indies' hierarchy was upset about the severity of the punishment handed down
to Benn, questioning why their player was slapped with a ban when the two Australians escaped with just a fine.
The court also handed down
last Saturday death sentences to two subversive elements and sentenced ten others to eight to twelve years in prison after they were found guilty of subversion.
CAIRO, EGYPT * Egyptian courts have handed down
an unprecedented number of death sentences this year--230 in the last six months, 50 in one week alone--most of them for violent crime.
Geng Jinping and Zhang Yujun began their second trial Thursday in the northern province of Hebei following their appeal against the death sentence verdict handed down
by a judge in January.
AFTER reading about the three-year prison sentence handed down
to lorry driver Paulo da Silva, after he killed a family of six, has left me furious.
Speaking after the guilty verdict was handed down
and ahead of the sentencing, Mrs Singh's sister Christine Stringer said: "I just felt numb when I heard it.
Summary: Morocco on Tuesday summoned its ambassador to Italy following the arrest of Yahya Yahya, a member of the House of Advisors, in the Italian capital and the hasty verdict handed down
A SUDANESE family living in Cardiff are appealing for the return of stolen jewellery handed down
through their family for generations.
THIS Buddha was handed down
tomy husband's late father, handed down
to him by his father.
My preference is that on the judicial side of the division of powers under the Constitution, that there would be effective mechanisms to ensure that consistent sentencing was handed down
Since he handed down
his opinion a year ago, binding only in the Middle District of Pennsylvania, not a single school board in the nation has succeeded in adopting intelligent design for its biology curriculum.
As the nation marks the 60th anniversary of the decision this year--Everson was handed down
by the Supreme Court on Feb.
AT first glance, the sentence Judge Michael Johnson handed down
to George Russell Weller, the old man ran who down dozens of people at a Santa Monica farmers market in 2003, seems way too light.