Rajendra Prasad v State of Uttar Pradesh: 1979

The court noted the substantial differences in culpability in different murders.

Krishna Iyer J
[1979] 3 SCR 78
England and Wales
Cited by:
CitedReyes v The Queen PC 11-Mar-2002
(Belize) The Criminal Code of Belize provided that any murder by shooting was to be treated as Class A Murder, and be subject to the mandatory death penalty. The applicant having been convicted, appealed saying this was inhuman or degrading . .

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Updated: 04 December 2021; Ref: scu.226133