351 prison alternative penalties issued in August – MoJ

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AMMAN — According to data released Thursday, September 14, by the Ministry of Justice (MoJ), 351 alternative penalties to imprisonment were implemented during the past month of August. اضافة اعلان

According to the data, 470 judicial verdicts were issued for alternative penalties to imprisonment during the past month, marking a 24 percent increase, Al-Saa News reported.

Other data
The Ministry of Justice also stated that Jordanian courts conducted 7,000 remote trial sessions, while receiving 207 requests for legal assistance during the past month of August.

Additionally, electronic monitoring (ankle bracelets) was applied to 13 cases, and 3.5 million legal documents were archived.

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