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VIETNAM: 8 DRUG CONVICTS SENTENCED TO DEATH

January 19, 2015: A court in the northern province of Hoa Binh sentenced eight people to death and handed down life sentences to five others at the conclusion of a mass trial.
Of the convicts who got the death penalty, seven men and one woman were found guilty of being part of a ring that smuggled around 180 kilograms of heroin across Vietnam’s northern mountainous provinces.
Five other members of the ring were jailed to life in prison, while a further 17 defendants handed jail terms ranging between six to 20 years for different crimes such as drug trafficking, harboring criminals, offering, brokering and taking bribes, murder, illegal use of weapons and opposing officials on duty.
Because of the large number of smuggled heroin and the seriousness of the case, such harsh sentences were justified, according to the verdict, which was delivered at the conclusion of the 14-day trial.
Police busted the rings in June 2011 in Hoa Binh, making mass arrests and seizing large quantities of illegal drugs. They also confiscated four cars, four guns and 27 cell phones during the raid, local media reported. (Sources: Thanh Nien News, 20/01/2015)

OHIO (USA): ALL 2015 EXECUTIONS POSTPONED
USA (DELAWARE): RELEASED FROM PRISON AFTER 23 YEARS ON DEATH ROW
PAKISTAN: COURT GIVES 23 TIMES DEATH PENALTY TO 3 TALIBAN MILITANTS
TEXAS (USA): ROBERT LADD EXECUTED
IRAN: TWO PRISONERS HANGED, ONE OF THEM EXECUTED PUBLICLY FOUR WEEKS AFTER THE ARREST
SAUDI ARABIA: THREE BEHEADINGS ON SAME DAY
GEORGIA (USA): WARREN LEE HILL EXECUTED
INDIA: MUMBAI HIGH COURT COMMUTES DEATH SENTENCE OF SOLAPUR MAN WHO KILLED SON AND NIECE
PAKISTAN: SUPERINTENDENT ADIALA JAIL REFUSES TO EXECUTE DEATH ROW CONVICT
SAUDI ARABIA: CHILD RAPIST'S BEHEADING IS FIRST EXECUTION UNDER NEW KING
SYRIA: ISIS PUBLICLY BEHEADED A MAN FOR 'INSULTING ALLAH'
IRAN: THREE PRISONERS HANGED IN HAMADAN
IRAN: 19 PRISONERS HANGED IN TWO DAYS
JAPAN: CABINET OFFICE POLL, 80% OF RESPONDENTS THINK DEATH PENALTY ‚ÄėPERMISSIBLE‚Äô
EGYPT: 37 DEATH SENTENCES OVERTURNED IN CRITICIZED TRIAL
KENYA: MAN SENTENCED TO HANG FOR MURDERING COUPLE
PAKISTAN: 95% IN FAVOUR DEATH PENALTY AFTER PESHAWAR MASSACRE
SAUDI ARABIA: 3 SRI LANKANS SENTENCED TO DEATH
MALAYSIA: SOUTH AFRICAN SENTENCED TO DEATH FOR METH TRAFFICKING
INDIA: ENGINEER SENTENCED TO DEATH
TEXAS (USA): ARNOLD PRIETO EXECUTED
SRI LANKA: RATNAPURA HIGH COURT SENTENCES THREE INDIVIDUALS TO DEATH
IRAN: THREE PRISONERS HANGED PUBLICLY
SOUTHEAST ASIA: UN RIGHTS OFFICE APPEALS FOR HALT IN EXECUTIONS FOR DRUG CRIMES
NETHERLANDS: COURT BLOCKS EXTRADITION TO U.S. OVER TORTURE CONCERNS
SAUDI ARABIA: CITIZEN BEHEADED FOR MURDER
BANGLADESH: MAN AWARDED DEATH PENALTY FOR N'GANJ MURDER
IRAN: YOUNG MAN HANGED FOR MURDER
GAZA: DEATH SENTENCE ISSUED FOR MURDER
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