President Xi Jinping on Saturday signed and issued an order of special pardons for nine categories of criminals on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China.
Two Cambodian refugees facing deportation back to the Kingdom after being convicted of crimes in the United States have been pardoned after petitions from the Cambodian-American community.
Justice Minister Ang Vong Vathana and the National Commission for the Evaluation of Prisoners will review the pardon requests of prisoners for Visak Bochea Day.
Justice Minister to discuss the reduction of sentences and pardons, for 460 prisoners.
Inmates now have three additional opportunities to request royal pardons.
King Norodom Sihamoni yesterday granted royal pardons to 14 ex-CNRP jailed for the past three years after being convicted of leading an insurrection.
Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday said that he plans to request royal pardons for 12 former members of the dissolved CNRP who remain jailed for insurrection and incitement convictions.
King Norodom Sihamoni today granted pardon to four Boeng Kak land activists who were convicted over inciting violence and obstructing public officials under aggravating circumstances.
The Justice Ministry selects 34 out of 228 prisoners who sought royal pardons.
Justice Minister will lead a meeting today to review and evaluate 228 prisoners.
Justice Ministry decides to select 50 out of the 321 prisoners who requested pardons.
Justice Minister reviews over 300 prisoners’ pardon requests for the Khmer New Year.
“No pardons for the CNRP’s former members and activists convicted of crimes”, says PM.
PM Hun Sen says he would seek pardons for former opposition CNRP members who have been convicted of crimes.