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Sohail Khan

Plea of Nolo Contendere in Criminal Jurisprudence

Plea of Nolo Contendere in Criminal Jurisprudence Plea of nolo contendere (pronounced noh-loh kuhn-ten-duh-ree) which, literally speaking, means that an accused person does not contest the charge or conviction, but also does not

How Is Murder Non-Compoundable? (A Case Study)

How Is Murder Non-Compoundable? (A Case Study) “Now that murder is a compoundable offence, the accused, even if guilty, may soon be out after paying blood money.” These words followed a tragic