India: SC commutes death penalty of murder convict M.N. Das
The Supreme Court on Wednesday commuted to life imprisonment the death sentence awarded to murder convict M.N. Das, whose mercy petition was rejected by then President Pratibha Patil.

A bench headed by Justice G.S. Singhvi allowed the plea of Das, who had approached the Supreme Court for commutation of his death sentence on the ground that the...

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