Man escapes gallows, gets 25 years’ jail for killing wife

A husband who had brutally beaten his wife to death escapes the gallows, and is instead sentenced by the Federal Court to 25 years in prison. – AFP pic, November 24, 2021.

A MAN who had brutally beaten his wife to death escaped the gallows after the Federal Court sentenced him to 25 years in prison.

A three-member panel led by Court of Appeal president Rohana Yusuf meted out the sentence against Jamaluddin Ali, 47, after deputy public prosecutor Mohd Fairuz Johari informed the court that the Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC) had accepted a letter of representation sent by the appellant.

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