An American who returned from Cuba decades after hijacking a jetliner to the communist island was sentenced today to 20 years in US prison but will be eligible for early release on parole, an acknowledgement by prosecutors of the years he spent behind bars in Cuba.
Sushil Kumar Sharma, serving life term for the murder of his wife Naina Sahni in 1995 and burning the body in a tandoor on Wednesday withdrew his plea from the Delhi High Court seeking three months parole for attending his ailing mother.
Siddharth Vashisht alias Manu Sharma, undergoing life term for killing model Jessica Lall in 1999, has been granted parole for 15 days by the Delhi High Court so that he can appear for his post-graduation exams.
The Delhi High Court on Monday reserved its verdict on the parole plea of Siddharth Vashisht alias Manu Sharma, who is undergoing life term for killing ramp model Jessica Lall in 1999, to appear for his post-graduation exams in Human Rights and to submit his thesis on the subject.
The Delhi High Court Wednesday sought a response from the city police on the parole plea of Siddharth Vashisht alias Manu Sharma, who is undergoing life term for killing Jessica Lall in 1999, to appear for his exams in post-graduation in Human Rights.
Sanjay Dutt`s parole extension has brought forward more criticism for the star from his own fraternity. On being asked about Sanjay Dutt`s parole extension, superstar Aamir Khan said that no special treatment should be given to anyone.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Wednesday defended extension of parole of actor Sanjay Dutt, convicted in the 1993 Bombay serial blasts case, saying the action was taken as per law and no rules were violated.
Siddharth Vashisht alias Manu Sharma, who is undergoing life term for killing model Jessica Lall in 1999, was Wednesday granted nine days parole by the Delhi High Court to appear in post graduate exams.
Sanjay Dutt’s parole from Yerawada Jail in Pune has been delayed. The actor, who has been convicted for 42 months in jail, has been reportedly denied permission to leave to look after his wife for a month due to the fact that he could not provide adequate surety.
As a massive controversy broke out over granting parole to actor Sanjay Dutt on the ground of his wife Manyata`s ill health, a doctor who examined her has said she has been diagnosed with a tumor in the liver and a suspected heart ailment.