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(57) So long as the range of potential charges and sentences has legal justification, manipulating offense and punishment to induce a plea is considered an offer rather than a threat.
Symposium, "Plea Bargaining Regulation: The Next Criminal Procedure
The new guidelines mean offenders will only get a third off their sentence if they plead guilty the first time they are asked to enter a plea, with a reduction of up to a quarter available for those who plead guilty between then and the trial, and just a reduction of a maximum of a tenth available for those who plead guilty on the first day of their trial.
If it's private prosecution, the suspect and victim can agree on a plea. The accused will compensate the victim and also testify against other suspects.
New Delhi, [India] Dec 7 ( ANI ): Delhi High Court will hear a plea seeking the entry of women into the sanctum sanctorum of Hazrat Nizamuddin Aulia shrine in New Delhi on December 10.
"There is an additional problem here regarding the voluntariness of the plea. ...
'Having regards to the plea bargain agreement duly executed by the parties, Iyalikam Nigeria Limited is hereby wound up and the judgment shall be served on the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC) for execution,' the judge held and further ordered that the following assets be forfeited to the Federal Government;
While rejecting the plea, the petitioner had been asked to wait for his turn until the top court fixed hearing on the petition seeking suspension of sentence on medical grounds.
NAB approved the plea bargain request of Abdul Ghani owns 37.5 acre land of Sindh government and plea bargain request approved against of Rs2.090 billion, Hammad Shahid owns 34.25 acre land and plea bargain request approved against Rs500 million, Tariq Baig, owns 33.85 acre land and plea bargain request approved against Rs490.91 million, Muhammad Iqbal owns 32.825 acre land and plea bargain request approved against Rs470 million, Muhammad Tauseef owns 37.5 land and plea bargain request approved against Rs2.090billion, Aamir owns 40 acre land and plea bargain request approved against Rs2.23billion and Siraj Shahid owns 50 acre land and plea bargain request approved against Rs2.278 billion.
A two-member bench, headed by Chief Justice Ahmed Ali Shaikh and comprising Justice Omar Sial, was hearing the bail plea. Syed Mustafa Kamal, Iftikhar Qaimkhani and other accused appeared before the court.
492 which seeks to allow plea bargaining for violators of the Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002, particularly small-time or low-level drug users and for possession of illegal drugs.