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death warrant

Law the official authorization for carrying out a sentence of death
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ATC Judge Muhammad Khalil Naz issued a death warrant for the execution of Noman Siddiqui.
The Justice Project Pakistan (JPP), which has been contesting the case, stated that the death warrant stood in blatant violation of the orders of the National Commission for Human Rights (NCHR) that had categorically abstained the authorities from issuing Khizar Hayat's death warrant until the Supreme Court decided the matter of mentally-ill death-row prisoners pending before a larger bench.
The recent minimum wage hike is like 'a death warrant for four million working-class families,' a labor leader said on Monday.
Three days after a defiant and brave speech defending the judiciary, Pakistan's government caves in to extremist demands to bar #AsiaBibi from leaving Pakistan, after she was acquitted of blasphemy- effectively signing her death warrant,' she tweeted.
Judge Rosemarie Aquilina told Larry Nassar: "I just signed your death warrant.
LANSING, Michigan -- The former sports doctor who admitted molesting some of the nation's top gymnasts for years was sentenced Wednesday to 40 to 175 years in prison as the judge declared: "I just signed your death warrant."
But the predicted in-store chaos of last year failed to materialise, with one expert claiming Friday's discount bonanza was "like signing a death warrant" for retailers and more than a quarter of high street shops had decided not to take part.
"In our considered opinion, to grant him further time to challenge the rejection of the second mercy petition for which we have to stay the execution of the death warrant dated April 30 would be nothing but travesty of justice.
Meanwhile, the Supreme Court will also hear Memon's plea on Monday challenging the death warrant issued by a TADA court in Mumbai even though he had not availed of all the legal options available to him.
Ghaziabad: In a fresh development in Nithari serial murder cases, Ghaziabad sessions court has issued death warrant against Surinder Koli in connection with the brutal killing of 14-year-old Rimpa Halder.
It's the size of Wales and it's been able to absorb them very easily and give them full rights; I would hope the British Government will move fairly quickly to give at least that group of people the opportunity to settle in the United Kingdom because living in Camp Liberty is really a death warrant at the moment because it's attacked with missiles so frequently and not protected either by the Iraqi Government or in any way by the United Nations."
THAT Puppet Game Show fails to change the record, writing its own death warrant.