Two more Somali pirates sentenced to life in prison

[JURIST] US District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia [official website] Judge Mark Davis on Monday ruled [Virginian Pilot report] that two Somali pirates [JURIST news archive] who killed four Americans will spend their lives in prison. Mahdi Jama Mohamed and Muhidin Salad Omar, the two convicted men, apologized to the victims’ families—who did not attend the sentencing—before being taken away. In August, a Somali man was also sentenced to life in prison [JURIST report] for his role in…

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