Update June 15, 2015

Dhaka 2-19 pm, 06-March, 2021

Mojaheed verdict Tuesday

Sumel Sarker

Ali Ahsan Mujaheed

Mojaheed verdict Tuesday

15 June 2015, Nirapad News: The Supreme Court will deliver its verdict Tuesday on the appeal of the convicted war criminal Ali Ahsan Mohammad Mojaheed seeking his acquittal of all the charges.

The case was included in the cause list of the appellate division bench published on Monday.

Earlier on May 27, the four-member bench of the Appellate Division led by Chief Justice SK Sinha fixed the date as the arguments on appeal of the Jamaat leader ended on the day.

The other members of the bench are Justice Nazmun Ara Sultana, Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain, and Justice Hassan Foyez Siddique.

In day’s proceedings, Attorney General Mahbubey Alam concluded placing his argument for the state. He also placed a 25-page written argument before the apex court on Wednesday, the ninth day of appeal hearing

Later, Mojaheed’s lawyer Shahjahan placed his reply to state arguments in the day.

Earlier on April 29, Defense counsels started reading out the paperbook of the appeal in the first day of hearing.

On May 18, the sixth day of appeal hearing, the defense lawyer concluded reading out the paper book.

On July 17 in 2013, the International Crimes Tribunal-2 sentenced the Jamaat leader to death in connection with three charges, jailed him for life in one and sentenced him to five years in prison in another charge.

Later on August 11, Mojaheed filed the appeal with the apex court challenging the death penalty on charges of crimes against humanity.

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