Presidency of the Republic to ratify the speed up executions
BAGHDAD / long-Presse
Has reported an informed source in the House of Representatives, on Tuesday, that the House of Representatives received a letter from the Presidency confirming the ratification of the Amendment Act Code of criminal Procedure, noting that President Fuad Masum , the face of an investigation into the delay in implementing the law.
the source said, in an interview with (long - Presse), "the House of Representatives received (yesterday) Tuesday a letter from the presidency of the republic confirms the ratification of the law amending the Code ofcriminal Procedure the directive published in the Journal of the facts. "
He said the source, who asked not to be named, said : " President Fuad Masum , the face of an investigation into the delay in implementing the law. "
the Ministry of Justice stated in the (July 4, 2016), the lack of authentication for the draft amendment Article 270 of the Code of criminal Procedure (Special retrial) to accelerate the implementation of death sentences ,after having provided the project.
the Minister of Justice Haider Zamili, during a press conference with the governor of Dhi Qar Yahia Nasseri, on the fourth of July of this, on the implementation of the death sentence against terror a foreign nationality.
He Zamili, in answering reporters ' questions about the delay executions to the existence of binding legal reasons relating to the law of criminal procedure, which gives the accused the possibility of a retrial for most of the time in addition to the procedures relating to the approval of the presidency and the prosecution, and this is causing delays implementation death sentences terrorists for years.
The Minister of Justice that the ministry is dealing with this issue as quickly as possible towards theimplementation of death sentences when the final verdict of the judiciary and the presidency of the republic for authentication and public prosecution.