wp_flash_img_show will display here (config: default)

High court rejects Somali pirate cases

courtWASHINGTON, Jan. 22 (UPI) — The U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday refused to review the use of criminal piracy law to punish Somali pirates who attack U.S. Navy vessels.
The rejections came without comment.

SCOTUSBLOG.com said the denials came in the cases of two men convicted in the first jury trial for piracy since 1819, Abdi W. Dire and Mohamed A. Said. The federal courts had expanded the reach of an anti-piracy criminal law by applying international law, the report said.

Wikipedia said Dire was convicted in Virginia and given 80 years in prison for the April 2010 attack on a U.S. Navy vessel deployed off East Africa and Somalia in anti-pirate operations.

Source UPI


Shabakada Daafeet.com Kala Soco Wararkii Ugu Danbeeyay

Nagala Xiriir E-mail comments@daafeet.com

Fikradaha Akhristayaasha (0)




Please note: Comment moderation is enabled and may delay your comment. There is no need to resubmit your comment.

Wararkii U Danbeeyay

Kenya Madaxweyne Uhuru Kenyatta oo Maanta Saxiixay Sharciga Cusub ee Loogu Tala Galey In Lagu Sugo Amaanka Kenya
- Dec 19, 2014
Madaxweynaha Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta ayaa maanta oo Jimco ah saxiixay sharciga cusub ee ammaanka ...
china Shiinaha: Maqaalo Taxane Ah (Qormada Koowaad)
- Dec 19, 2014
Qormadii Abdulkadir M. Abow:- Sida aay baahiyeen shirkado waaweyn oo dhinaca saxaafadda qaabilsan oo ...
xasan Madaxweynaha Dowlada Federalka oo Ku Xad Gudbey Heshiiskii Adis-abab ee u Dhexeeyey Jubba iyo XukuumadaFederalka
- Dec 19, 2014
Madaxweynaha oo inta badan lagu eedeyn jirey in uu yahay qof keligii taliye ah  ...
Amin_Amir Fiirso Sawirka Amiin Camir iyo Saadaasha Wasiirada Cusub
- Dec 19, 2014
Sawirkan amiin waxaa uu ku cabirayaa in reysulwasaraha cusub uu caqabad kala kulmi doono ...
Nigerian reinforcements ECOMOG peacekeep Ciidamada Sierra Leone oo Maanta Gebi Ahaantood Ka Baxay Dalka Somaliya
- Dec 18, 2014
Ciidanka Sierra Leone ee qeybta ka ahaa howlgalka AMISOM ayaa maanta ka baxaya magaalada ...