Imagine a country without crimes, is virtually tantamount to a life without fear. This is somewhat a case in the Netherlands where prisons are being shut down due to insufficient number of convicts. Prison overcrowding might be a problem in the UK, but in the Netherlands they are closing prisons at an astonishing rate, simply because there just aren’t enough prisoners anymore. Five Dutch prison closures were announced in 2016, following nineteen closures in 2014 and eight in 2009. Figures from the Dutch ministry…
KARACHI: A Sindh High Court judge has withdrawn himself from conducting proceedings of appeal against death sentences of accused persons in Daniel Pearl murder case, ARY News reported.
SIALKOT: Authorities of Kot Lakhpat Jail on Monday received death warrants of four convicts including murderer of prominent businessman Seth Hafiz Ayaz Ahmad, a son of late tycoon Seth Abid, ARY News reported.
MULTAN: The Multan bench of the Lahore High Court (LHC) on Tuesday turned down the appeal of two convicts of an attack on Zulfikar Ali Khosa's house and upheld the verdict of a special court sentencing them to death on 27 counts, ARY News reported.