"Since the offer was made, to date, the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development has not received such a list from the student leaders nor indeed any relevant application for a Presidential pardon
nor any application for the expungement of a criminal record.
The man had been sentenced to three years in jail and was meant to be released on March 29, 2019, but was instead granted an early release in a catch-all presidential pardon
following the re-election of President Nicos Anastasiades in 2018.
CPA stresses that presidential pardons
exist to correct miscarriages of justice and are to be exercised with extreme caution and gravity.
The presidential pardon
came in response to a letter by HedgesA's family delivered by a British official, he said.
The presidential pardon
is one of 785 as part of the UAE National Day celebrations state news agency WAM reported, adding that Hedges would leave the country once formalities were completed.
Commenting on the verdict and Presidential Pardon
, UAE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, Dr Anwar Gargash said: "His Highness the President's gracious clemency in the customary National Day pardons allows us to return our focus to the underlying fundamental strength of the UAE/UK bi-lateral relationship and its importance to the international community.
The petitioner contended that Article 45 was against Article 227 of Constitution and elaboration and explanation of this article was necessary to make it clear that in which cases and under what circumstances the law of presidential pardon
could be applicable.
PRESIDENT Muhammadu Buhari has expressed willingness to grant presidential pardon
to late Prof.
Lawyer Josalee Deinla of the National Union of Peoples' Lawyersprivate prosecutors in the casesaid that Duterte can grant Palparan a presidential pardon
. "It is within his power.
Erstwhile CPN (Maoist Center) leader Balkrishna Dhungel, a murder convict, has been released from Dillibazaar prison after getting presidential pardon
on Tuesday, reports Online Khabar.
On Friday, 13 inmates were freed from the Bungoma GK Prison following a presidential pardon
Rangers men get presidential pardon
over youth's killing
"Nevertheless, conspicuously absent from among the list of the beneficiaries of the recent presidential pardon
was my brother Agou.
ISLAMABAD -- The Senate Human Rights Committee which met here on Tuesday opposed a presidential pardon
for the convicted Rangers personnel who killed a young man in Karachi in 2011.
Senator Farhatullah says shameful images will continue to shake conscious even in a distant age and distant climeISLAMABAD:Senate's Human Rights Committee which met on Tuesday expressed grave concern over reports of presidential pardon
to the Rangers personnel convicted of the 2011 murder of a young boy Sarfraz Shah terming it as a cruel joke.The meeting chaired by Senator Nasreen Jalil was attended by senators Karim Khawaja, Mufti Abdul Sattar, Nisar Muhammad Khan, Samina Abid, Sehar Kamran and Rubina Khalid.