Find replacement for death sentence: Supreme Court to Centre - Daily News & Analysis

The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to the central government in connection with a plea seeking replacement of death sentence. The top court has asked the Centre to give a detailed reply on the same within three months. A bench of three judges ...

Supreme Court seeks Centre's response on plea against hanging by neck - Hindustan Times

Supreme Court's observation came thirty-four years after it upheld the legal validity of the provision of hanging as the mode of execution of death sentence and refused to strike down section 354(5) of the CrPC. india Updated: Oct 06, 2017 14:25 IST.

Supreme Court issues notice to Centre on plea against death by hanging - Scroll.in

The petition said that Article 21 of the Indian Constitution includes the right of a convict to have a dignified mode of execution. by Scroll Staff. Published 39 minutes ago. Supreme Court issues notice to Centre on plea against death by hanging. The ...

SC seeks Centre's response on execution by hanging - IANS

New Delhi, Oct 6 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday sought the Centre's response on a plea that execution by hanging was unconstitutional as it was painful and not a dignified way of ending life. A bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice A.M. ...

SC Agrees to Hear Petition on Hanging by the Neck Till Death - The Quint

The Supreme Court, on Friday, decided to hear a petition challenging the method of hanging by the neck till death. The apex court issued a notice to the Centre asking why this mode of execution of a death sentence shouldn't be replaced with a less ...

Supreme Court seeks Centre's response on plea against mode of execution in death penalty - The New Indian Express

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court today asked the Centre to respond to a plea challenging the legal provision that a death row convict would be hanged to death. The plea said that Article 21 (Right to Life) of the Constitution also includes the right of a ...

Supreme Court issues notice to Centre on plea seeking replacement for death by hanging - News Nation

The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to Centre on a plea seeking replacement for death by hanging. The SC asked for detailed reply within three months. By News Nation Bureau | Updated On : October 06, 2017 01:52 PM. SC notice to Centre on plea ...

SC Issues Notice to Centre on Death by Hanging Plea, Says Other Modes Can be Considered - India.com

New Delhi, Oct 6: The Supreme Court on Friday issued a notice to the Government of India on a plea seeking replacement of death by hanging. The court has asked the government for a detailed reply within three months. The court also observed that other ...

SC Asks Govt to Think of More 'Peaceful' Ways of Execution than Hanging by Neck - News18

“A person should die in peace, not in pain. For, it has been said since centuries that nothing can be equated with painless death,” said a bench led by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra. Utkarsh Anand | CNN-News18. Updated:October 6, 2017, 2:39 PM IST.

SC asks centre why prisoners should hang by the neck - Oneindia

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear a petition that challenged awarding of death sentence by hanging by the neck. The SC asked the government to file its reply in three weeks. SC asks centre why prisoners should hang by the neck. The court sought to ...