The court is expected to accept an appeal court recommendation for the death penalty. Sentencing was put off until Feb. 12 when Ramadan's lawyer failed to show up, the Kuwait News Agency reported.
Ramadan was convicted in December after being tried with Saddam Hussein and several other defendants for the 1982 killings of 148 Shiites in Dujail.
Benedict Cumberbatch's dramatic reading of R. Kelly lyrics is just what you need
Jordana Brewster on Paul Walker: 'He was an enormous presence in my life'