It said in a review petition the petitioner can not be allowed to re-argue merits of the case by pointing out certain evidences and materials, which were on the record and were already looked into by the trial court, HC and this court as well.
A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and justices R Banumathi and Ashok Bhushan today rejected the pleas of Mukesh (29), Pawan Gupta (22) and Vinay Sharma (23), seeking a review of the top court's verdict upholding the death sentence awarded to them, saying no grounds were made out for a review of the judgment.
The bench also ruled that the three convicts were heard elaborately during the stage of their appeal against the Delhi High Court's judgement, and no case had been made out by them for review of the apex court's verdict upholding the death penalty. Three then appealed to the Supreme Court to have the death sentences converted to life imprisonment. If that fails, their last legal option is to file a mercy plea before the President. His lawyer had claimed that his client was being framed.
The woman was raped on the intervening night of December 16-17, 2012 in a running bus in south Delhi by six persons.
Singh was dumped on the streets 45 minutes later with horrific internal injuries, and died 13 days later in a Singapore hospital. The incident had triggered a massive anger among the people that led to the government to adopt several laws for the safety of women.
The apex court during the hearing of the case on Monday said that the death row convicts failed to point out "error apparent on the face of record" in the judgement.
In its 2017 verdict, the Supreme Court had upheld the death sentence the Delhi High Court and trial court had awarded to the convicts for raping the 23-year-old in a moving bus in December 2012.
In the years since, women's advocates say that the Nirbhaya case raised awareness, prompting more women to come forward if they're abused or assaulted, with authorities responding to the concerns with more closed-circuit security cameras and fast track courts for crimes against women.
"The review petition of all the three convicts has been rejected", A. P. Singh, a lawyer for the defendants, told reporters.
The attack shocked the nation and sparked widespread protests. The fifth convict committed suicide in jail in 2013 while the sixth one was a minor at the time. On July 9, 2018 SC will decide the fate of the four accused of death sentence in the Nirbhaya gang-rape case.
Angelique Kerber lets out a roar of delight during a tight match against last year's Wimbledon juniors champion Claire Liu . The final set could easily have gone either way, with five successive break of serves, but it was the German who prevailed.
Japan's Justice Ministry later confirmed reports that six followers of the cult had been executed along with the leader. A 2015 government survey found that 80.3 percent of people supported the death penalty.
The Croats hadn't advanced to the semifinals at the World Cup since 1998, when the country made its first appearance. Croatia's president asked Medvedev to convey her greetings to Russian President Vladimir Putin.
He declared for the National Basketball Association after his sophomore campaign, getting drafted by the NBA's Sacramento Kings. After two years at UCLA (2009-11), Honeycutt was selected 35th overall in the 2011 Draft by the Sacramento Kings .
The decision came after Taiwan-based chipmaker United Microelectronic Corporation (UMC) sued Micron for patent infringement. The ban applies to its subsidiaries Micron Semiconductor (Xi'an) Co Ltd and Micron Semiconductor (Shanghai) Co Ltd.
The depression was forecast to become a tropical storm on Saturday, with gradual strengthening expected through Monday . The National Hurricane Center is giving this system an 80 percent chance for development through the weekend.
News helicopter video showed two New York Police Department officers, attached to tethers, climb up to the base around 6:15 p.m. The protest group, Rise and Resist , earlier said the climb wasn't connected to the banner demonstration.
Again upsetting the odds, Sweden edged out Italy 1-0 over the two-legged play-off to secure their place in Russian Federation . That, though, could well take longer than extra-time and penalties... not to mention being far more stressful.
However, that share is eventually expected to resume a longer-term decline as Baby Boomers continue to retire in large numbers. Remaining slack in the job market could be keeping a lid on wage growth, said Cathy Barerra, chief economist at ZipRecruiter.
A faster westward to west-northwestward motion is expected to begin over the weekend and continue through early next week. A tropical depression strengthened into Tropical Storm Beryl on Thursday afternoon, the National Hurricane Center said .
The Alpine fire hopscotched through parched canyons, destroying 20 structures and scorching more than 400 acres, officials said. The National Weather Service is warning of temperatures as high as 110 degrees for Saturday in certain counties.
Belgium beats Brazil 2-1 in quarterfinals
Lukaku dropped into midfield and fed de Bruyne, who smashed home an unstoppable strike from the edge of the penalty area. They paid an immediate price when Fernandinho nodded Eden Hazard's corner into his own net unpressured after 13 minutes.
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