culpable homicide

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culpable homicide

Manslaughter. Primarily heard in South Africa, Scotland. The police are holding him on charges of culpable homicide for his involvement in the fatal crash.
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The officer will be punished if found culpable. Such acts will not be tolerated, ' Macharia said.
Special remission of 120 days per year for the date of sentence for female prisoners who are 65 years of age or above and have undergone at least one third (1/3rd) of their substantive sentence, expect those involved in culpable homicide and those involved in terrorist acts, as defined in the Anti-Terrorism Act, 1997.
Special remission of one year to female prisoners who have accompanying children and are serving sentence of imprisonment for crimes other than culpable homicide and terrorist acts, as defined in the Anti-Terrorism (Second Amendment) Ordinance, 1999.
(iv) Special remission of 120 days per year for the date of sentence for female prisoners who are 65 years of age or above and have undergone at least one third (1/3rd) of their substantive sentence, except those involved in a culpable homicide and those involved in terrorist acts, as defined in the Anti-Terrorism Act, 1997.
A case of culpable homicide, reckless and or negligent driving and failure to assist the victim after an accident was opened against the suspect.
The police arraigned them on July 3 on three counts of conspiracy, not giving information and culpable homicide.
It is easy to file [impeachment] pero ang sabi sa Constitution ay culpable violation.
Farzana Jan said the Mardan violence incident took place in the jurisdiction of B Division police station, which had yet to act against the culpable people despite repeated requests by the community's members.
Special remission of 60 days per year from the date of sentence for male prisoners who are 65 years of age or above and have undergone at least one third of their substantive sentence, except those involved in culpable homicide and those involved in terrorist acts, as defined in the Anti-Terrorism Act, 1997.
Special remission of 60 days per year from the date of sentence for male prisoners who are 60 years of age or above and have undergone at least one third of their sentence except those involved in culpable homicide and those involved in terrorist acts.
A special remission of 60 days per year was approved from the date of sentence for male prisoners who are 60 years of age or above and have undergone at least one third of their sentence except those involved in culpable homicide and those involved in terrorist acts.
The Scottish Sentencing Council was embroiled in controversy last year over a delay in reviewing guidelines for murder and culpable homicide.
figure By WALTER MENYA The electoral commission collected Sh7.75 million in fines from 31 candidates who were found culpable of flouting the Electoral Code of Conduct.Current Senate Speaker Ken Lusaka and his 2017 opponent for the Bungoma governorship position Wycliffe Wangamati paid the stiffest penalties for disregarding the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission's (IEBC) regulations for candidates.
Members of the House of Representatives' 'Magnificent Seven' said in a statement: '[T]he grievously eight Justices must be impeached for culpable violation of the constitution and patent betrayal of public trust, among other impeachable offenses.'
The FIR has been lodged under sections 304 (Punishment for culpable homicide not amounting to murder), section 308 (Attempt to commit culpable homicide) and section 427 (Mischief causing damage to the amount of fifty rupees) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC).