Posts Tagged ‘ Rais Bhuiyan ’

Of punishment and clemency

August 2, 2011
Syeed Ahamed
Of punishment and clemency

Yet another death row inmate, AHM Biplob, has been granted clemency by the president. This is not the first time though. In 2010, 20 death row inmates convicted in the controversial Gama killing case were pardoned by the president.
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A worthy son of Bangladesh

July 18, 2011
Frank Domenico Cipriani
A worthy son of Bangladesh

On July 20, barring a pardon from the Governor of Texas, killer Mark Anthony Stroman will get the death penalty. I say, “Good riddance!” After all, the man seemed unrepentant, and even made obscene gestures at the victims’ families as he was being sentenced to death.
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