Parliamentary Legal hosts infallible advisers to discuss the ratification of death sentences

Author: BS, MK
Editor: BS, NS

2015/09/30 13:13

Long-Presse / Baghdad
Parliamentary Legal Committee announced on Wednesday, hosting Adviser to the President to discuss the ratification of death sentences mechanisms, while confirming that the Committee will discuss the powers of the President, he referred to the discussion of gun laws and the civil service and the national card.

The head of the legal committee, Mahmoud al-Hassan said in an interview for a number of media, including (range Press) inside the parliament building, said that "the parliamentary legal committee, hosted today, Adviser to the President Khalid Huani and Prince Kanani to discuss the ratification of the execution of death sentences that have reached the presidency of the Republic", noting that "the Legal Committee will discuss the powers of the President."

Hassan said, "The Committee will discuss today project the Arms Act and the Civil Service Law and the Law on the national card, which referred to the Committee by the chairman of the parliament in order to pass it and presenting it to parliament to read and vote later."

The MP for the coalition of state law, Adnan al-Asadi student, in the (29 August 2015), President of the Republic Fuad Masum, to ratify the death sentences, and stressed that the infallible honest yet the 26 sentenced to death only, as called for the drafting of a constitutional article for the implementation of death sentences after two months of issuance.

The Presidency of the Republic announced, on the ninth of July 2015, President Fuad Masum ratify the death sentences issued decrees so special, according to precedence in the history of suits, as shown that incoming files for the presidency of the current Republic of 42 files of death row out of 662 files have not ratified it since a year from 2006 to 2014.

The Presidency of the Republic of Iraq has denied, in the June 16, 2015, reports that the presence of more than 7,000 death sentence has since 2006, and confirmed that the existing provisions do not exceed 600, including 160 sentenced only terrorist issues, and as pointed out that the rest of the verdicts criminal covered by the amnesty law General, stressed that the President of the Republic Fuad Masum not refrain from ratifying the death sentences and works on her studies.