High court approves life imprisonment

If a criminal is sentenced to life imprisonment, after two years of execution, due to his meritorious service, the prison reports to the Intermediate People s Court to recommend a reduction of 18 years to imprisonment. The offender must be executed from the date of the Intermediate People s Court s ruling. The execution of the punishment is not completed for eighteen years, and the two years that have already been executed are not counted in the eighteen-year sentence.

1. During the life of a prisoner, if he does show repentance or meritorious service, he can be commuted after serving two years in prison. Article 7 of the Supreme People s Court s Provisions on Several Issues Concerning the Specific Application of Laws in Handling Reduction and Parole Cases: Criminal prisoners who have indeed shown repentance or performed meritorious service during the execution of their sentences may be commuted after serving two years in prison. The range of commutation is: if there is evidence of repentance or performance, it can generally be reduced to fixed-term imprisonment for more than 20 years and less than 22 years; for significant performance, it can be reduced to fixed-term imprisonment for more than 15 years and less than 20 years Article 8 After one or more commutations, the actual term of imprisonment shall not be less than thirteen years, and the starting time shall be calculated from the date when the life sentence is determined.

2. Life-time prisoners who re-offend during the execution period and are sentenced to a sentence of less than fixed-term imprisonment shall not be commuted within two years from the date of the new crime judgment. For new crimes sentenced to life imprisonment , the starting time of commutation shall be appropriate. extend.

3. The criminal law stipulates that the actual sentence of life imprisonment must not be less than ten years, it shall be calculated from the date when the life sentence is determined. Regarding the term of commutation of sentenced prisoners: during the execution period, if there is indeed repentance or meritorious deeds, the term of imprisonment can usually be reduced by one year or less; if there is repentance and meritorious deeds, the sentence can be reduced by two. A term of imprisonment of less than 10 years; if a prisoner is sentenced to more than ten years in prison, if the performance of repentance is outstanding or if he has performed meritorious deeds, he can be sentenced to a maximum of two years imprisonment at one time; Three years in prison. Those who have made great achievements can be exempted from the above-mentioned limitation of sentence reduction.

4. The actual execution of a prisoner sentenced to life imprisonment cannot be less than 10 years. The actual execution here is to calculate the sentence from the time it is delivered to the punishment execution agency (and prison). In other words, the time of taking coercive measures before his sentence cannot be counted. It can only be released or paroled after the actual execution of the legal sentence for 10 years.

5. Criminals who have been sentenced to 10 or more (including 10 years) or life imprisonment for violent crimes such as explosions, poisoning, robbery, rape, homicide, etc. shall not be released on parole.

6. If the offender sentenced to life imprisonment is sent to the execution agency of the punishment, if the performance is good, in general, after the two-year term expires, he can be appropriately reduced to life imprisonment depending on the transformation. The so-called good performance is both to meet one of the six conditions for commutation of sentences, such as the performance of meritorious service or the reporting of major criminal acts inside and outside prison, or outstanding contributions in rescue and disaster relief. The range of commutations varies from province to province, and generally ranges from 20 to 15 years. It seems that life imprisonment is generally not less than ten years, and the criminals can only be commuted if they have made significant contributions. Only when the commutation is really needed , can they be commuted. Violent crimes with a greater impact on society should not be released on parole.

Conditions of parole for detainees: Criminals sentenced to life imprisonment, executed more than one-half of the original sentence, criminals sentenced to life imprisonment, actually executed for more than ten years, if you seriously abide by the supervision regulations, receive education and reform , there will be repentance It has been shown that parole can be used if it does not endanger the society after parole. If there are special circumstances, approved by the Supreme People s Court, they may not be subject to the above implementation.

Life imprisonment is a severe punishment between life imprisonment and death penalty. Life imprisonment is a punishment method that deprives criminals of their freedom of life and forced labor reform. The sentence of life imprisonment is calculated from the date of the sentence. The date of first detention before the sentence cannot be converted into a sentence. After life sentence is reduced to a term of imprisonment, the term of imprisonment is not reduced. Conditions of parole for detained offenders:

Criminals sentenced to fixed-term imprisonment will execute more than one-half of the original sentence, and criminals sentenced to life imprisonment will actually be executed for more than ten years. If they strictly abide by the supervision regulations and receive education and reform, they will indeed show repentance. Those who endanger the society may be released on parole. If there are special circumstances, with the approval of the Supreme People s Court, they may not be subject to the above-mentioned restrictions on execution of sentences. Recidivists and criminals sentenced to more than ten years in prison and life imprisonment for violent crimes such as murder, bombing, robbery, rape, kidnapping, etc. shall not be released on parole.

A term of life imprisonment is a severe punishment between life imprisonment and the death penalty. Life imprisonment is a punishment method that deprives criminals of their freedom of life and forced labor reform. The sentence of life imprisonment is calculated from the date of the sentence. The date of first detention before the sentence cannot be converted into a sentence. After life sentence is reduced to a term of imprisonment, the term of imprisonment is not reduced. Criminals sentenced to life imprisonment are executed in prisons or other labor reform sites. During the execution period, if there is indeed repentance or meritorious deeds, they can be reduced to life imprisonment.

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