Despite compensation pay out, prosecution ongoing.
Suspected Torm pirates prosecuted
Denmark gave prosecuting nine Somali pirates who were accused of trying to hijack Torm Kansas. But right now the nine pirates are ...
Convictions thrown out on appeal.
Seychelles court of appeal acquits 3 suspected Somali pirates convicted of piracy
By: Sharon Uranie
The Seychelles Court of Appeal has acquitted and ordered the repatriation of 3 Somali pirates back to their homeland. ...
Compensation payments to pirates cause furore.
The moral high ground
By Michael Grey from London
Pirates around the world will be greatly heartened by the award for “moral damages” made by the European ...
Payments caused uproar, but the reasoning is simple.
Why Somali pirates got damages from Strasbourg
BY DAVID HART QC
Ali Samatar and others v. France, 4 December 2014, ECtHR, Fifth Section,read judgment
There is a good ...
Release is a blow to anti-piracy efforts.
Mauritius frees suspected Somali pirates
Antananarivo - Twelve Somali men tried for piracy were acquitted Thursday in Mauritius for lack of evidence, court officials said.
Pirates accused of attempting to hijack Torm and Chinese ships.
Danish-Seychellois Meeting Prior to Trial of Suspected Pirates
Prior to the trial of nine suspected pirates in the Seychelles courts, a meeting ...
Somali man convicted of piracy stood ready to launch a rocket-propelled grenade
Last two Somalis get time in attack on Ashland
By Tim McGlone
A federal prosecutor said a Somali man convicted of ...
A federal judge Wednesday sentenced a Somali pirate to 41-1/2 years in prison
Somali pirate gets 41 1/2 years for attack on Navy ship
By Tim McGlone
A federal judge Wednesday sentenced a ...
MSR’s correspondent in Italy Enzo Mangini continues to report from Rome on the first piracy trial in modern Italian judicial history.
The Montecristo Hijack Trial
By Enzo Mangini, Maritime Security Review
As the ...
In Germany's first piracy trial in four centuries, prosecutors have demanded long jail terms for 10 Somalis.
German prosecutor demands long sentence for sea pirates
In Germany's first piracy trial in four ...
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