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Friday, May 17, 2019
A Hungarian court has sentenced a married couple to two years in prison over links to the YPG/PKK, local sources said on May 17.
Hungary sentences 2 PKK suspects to prison
Mueller has asked for the judge not to sentence Flynn to prison given his substantial cooperation.
Flynn had been scheduled to be sentenced on Dec. 18 but the judge fiercely criticized the retired U.S.

Saturday, May 11, 2019
Ayşe Çelik was sentenced to one year and three months of imprisonment on a charge of disseminating propaganda in support of the PKK for a remark she made in an on-air phone call on Jan. 8, 2016, to the popular TV program, Beyaz Show.

Friday, May 3, 2019
Turkey’s top court rejects individual appeals of sentenced journalists

Wednesday, May 1, 2019
According to a statement issued Tuesday by the Jiangmen Intermediate People's Court in Guangdong province, a total of 11 people were sentenced at the hearing, including one American and four Mexican citizens.
Second Canadian sentenced to death in China for drug smuggling

Sunday, April 28, 2019
A Vietnamese Australian woman was sentenced to 30 years in prison by a Cambodian court on Thursday, for attempting to smuggle almost two kilograms of heroin out of Phnom Penh.

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
An Istanbul court has sentenced Turkish actor Ahmet Kural to 16 months and 20 days in prison for “insulting, threatening and deliberately injuring” the famous singer Sıla Gençoğlu, known more popularly as Sıla. The court has suspended the sentence.
Turkish actor Kural sentenced to 16 months in domestic violence case
An Istanbul court has sentenced Turkish actor Ahmet Kural to 16 months and 20 days in prison for “insulting, threatening and deliberately injuring” the famous singer Sıla Gençoğlu, known more popularly as Sıla. The court has suspended the sentence.

Monday, April 22, 2019
The court has suspended the sentence.
Actor Kural sentenced to 16 months in domestic violence case

Wednesday, April 17, 2019
The activists complained about the lack of laws and the inadequacy of those that exist in the protection of stray animals and their rights, demanding harsher sentences to suspects who kill animals.

Monday, April 8, 2019
The one sentence he told us covered the environment, health and the economy, and showed how these were all interconnected.

Saturday, April 6, 2019
Four men were convicted on various charges of child pornography and operating an illegal site, with each sentenced approximately to 10 years in prison.

Monday, April 1, 2019
A California-based man has been sentenced to 20 years in jail for making hoax calls, including one that led to an innocent man being killed.

Thursday, March 14, 2019
But Paul Manafort's new sentence was the least of Donald Trump's worries Wednesday as his Russia investigation nightmare took yet another turn for the worse.
Paul Manafort Is Sentenced to Less Than 4 Years in 1 of 2 Cases Against Him
President Trump’s former campaign chairman has been sentenced to a total of 7½ years in prison for a variety of federal crimes.

Friday, March 8, 2019
President Trump’s former campaign chairman has been sentenced to less than four years in prison for financial fraud. He will be sentenced in a second case next week.

Thursday, March 7, 2019
Barbarin's sentencing comes about a week after Cardinal George Pell, the most senior Catholic cleric ever charged with child sex abuse, was convicted in Australia of molesting two choirboys moments after celebrating Mass.

Sunday, February 24, 2019
Prosecutors say Manafort's 'criminal actions were bold' in redacted sentencing memo

Friday, February 22, 2019
Manafort is scheduled to be sentenced next month for convictions in two federal cases brought by Special Counsel Robert S.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
But no sentences?

Sunday, February 10, 2019
Abdurehim Heyit is thought to have been serving an eight-year sentence in the Xinjiang region, where up to a million Uighurs are reportedly being detained.

Friday, February 8, 2019
The court finds Dennis Christensen guilty of violating Section One of Federal Criminal Code 282.2 and sentences him to six years imprisonment in a general penal colony.

Thursday, February 7, 2019
Now a man has been sentenced to six years in prison.

Saturday, January 5, 2019
Now in this part of my sentence, actually isn't talking about time at all.
So this sentence shows both phrases but they're actually quite different.

Saturday, December 22, 2018
BÌNH THUẬN — The People’s Court of the south-central province of Bình Thuận yesterday handed out prison sentences to 12 defendants, including two customs officials, involved in a US$85.8 million fuel smuggling case.

Wednesday, December 19, 2018
OSAKA--A man who killed two junior high school students by strangulation in August 2015 after luring them into his vehicle was sentenced to death by the Osaka District Court on Dec.

Tuesday, December 18, 2018
The sentencing of Donald Trump’s former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, has been delayed during a live-wire court hearing filled with stunning reversals in which the judge accused him of having “sold your country out”.

Friday, December 14, 2018
Former Politburo member Dinh La Thang, who was sentenced to 30 years in jail for deliberately violating state regulations on economic management, ranked fourth in the search list.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018
Cohen will serve the sentences concurrently.
More than 100 Myanmar activists marked the anniversary on Wednesday of the arrest of two Reuters journalists sentenced to seven years in jail in a landmark free speech case by releasing balloons at a rally in the country's largest city Yangon.

Sunday, October 14, 2018
An Egyptian court on Sunday upheld death sentences for three people for establishing and running a militant group known as Ansar al-Sharia, two judicial sources and state news agency MENA said.
Egypt court upholds death sentences for three suspected militants

Saturday, October 13, 2018
Brunson was sentenced to more than 3 years jail time over terrorism and spying charges on Oct. 12 but he was able to return home because the court lifted house arrest and travel ban decisions.

Friday, October 12, 2018
A Turkish court ruled on Friday to release U.S. pastor Andrew Brunson from house arrest, sentencing him to three years in jail but saying he will not spend any more time in custody because of time already served.

Friday, October 5, 2018
Much more is made of 39-year-old Zhang Guilin, who was serving a life sentence for robbery. He was initially sentenced to seven years imprisonment in 2001, but reoffended in 2008, a year after he was released from prison.
Little has been reported about Wang Lei, who was sentenced to death for kidnapping in 2017. Reports say his execution was suspended for two years, and that at the end of 2017, it was commuted to a life sentence for good behaviour.

Friday, September 28, 2018
Gmail now finishes your sentences, and the results are better than expected

Sunday, September 16, 2018
The Workers Party made the announcement outside the jail where Lula is serving a 12-year sentence for corruption.