Pardon petition for sanjaya dutta sent to mah. governor by amar singh has been forwarded to hm of govt. of mah. do you think cong/ncpgovt of maharastra will recommend pardon for sanjay if yes then what will be its implication?
Therefore I don't think any law says that others can get a person pardoned via their petitions and pleas etc, even if the affected person himself says he doesn't want to be pardoned!!!!
Unmindful of the implication, as usual, Amar Singh is searching space to lime light.
will go in vain.
(a) in all cases where the punishment or sentence is by a Court Martial;
(b) in all cases where the punishment or sentence is for an offence against any law relating to a matter to which the executive power of the Union extends;
(c) in all cases where the sentence is a sentence of death
According to this, President will consider such petition where the Union of India, or more simply the Government of India has tried the caccused. So, it does not come within ambit of Presidential; consideration for granting any waiver.
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