King Mohammed VI Pardons 310 Convicts On Youth Day

Rabat – King Mohammed VI granted his pardon to 310 convicts to mark the Youth Day, celebrated on Thursday (August 21st), the Justice ministry said on Wednesday.The detained beneficiaries of the pardon are:– 152 prisoners had their prison terms reduced. – 5 inmates’ life sentences commuted to limited prison terms.The free beneficiaries of the pardon:– 49 convicts benefited from pardon over their imprisonment terms.– 13 had their prison sentences dropped and fines maintained.– 3 benefited from pardon over their prison terms and fines as well.– 88 had their fines annulled.The royal pardon is granted to a number of prisoners by HM King Mohammed VI on the occasion of religious and major national celebrations. read more