At last came the closing arguments: the prosecution repeated the terms of the indictment, the defense lawyer pled for acquittal
, the jurors and the accused were given one last chance to intervene, and the presiding magistrate declared the session closed.
AFTER the acquittal
of BNP leader Nick Griffin and his co-defendant Mark Collett, Gordon Brown immediately advocated a change in the law to stop them stirring up racial hatred.
A Russian told O'Malley that prosecutors often appeal and re-appeal an acquittal
"until they get what they want.
This Act allows for the Court of Appeal to set aside an acquittal
where there is new and compelling evidence.
The Los Angeles trial had resulted in acquittal
of co-defendant Faiz ``Tony'' Munassar.
2) Some note that the plea eliminates any risk of acquittal
at trial: "I know there are people out there who do far worse and get off for their crimes.
He said the court had given a verdict about acquittal
of the 25 convicted persons in the Mashal murder case in their absence, which was unilateral and not meeting the legal requirements in the case.
ODPP will appeal acquittal
of some of the NYS officials charged with various procurement offences in relation to the irregular award.
Soon after a two-judge SHC bench accepted the FIA's appeal against his acquittal
by a session court in the case pertaining to the illegal transfer of Rs170.
The Supreme Court had earlier this month directed the SHC and the Islamabad High Court hearing the Axact fake degree cases to wrap up the appeals against the acquittal
of suspects in a matter of weeks.
BEIRUT: After two days of unsatisfactory oral submissions on the possible acquittal
of Hassan Oneissi at the Special Tribunal for Lebanon, Trial Chamber President Judge David Re requested Thursday that both defense and prosecution teams provide written submissions.
Later, the complainant Asadullah challenged the accused's acquittal
in the apex court.