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Supreme Court of India Commutes Death Sentence to Life Prisonment for Rajiv Gandhi’s Killer

New Delhi, 18 Feb-2014 (PTI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday commuted the death penalty of Rajiv Gandhi’s killers to life term, citing the 11-year delay in deciding their mercy pleas. With this, the three convicts on death row in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case — Santhan, Murugan and Perarivalan — have been spared the gallows. Supreme […]