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Pirate acquittal appeal this week

Allegedly attacked MSC Jasmine. Pirate acquittal appeal this week An appeal by the Director of Public Prosecutions regarding the decision of the Intermediate Court to acquit the twelve Somali pirates will be ...
Seychelles police arrest 5 suspected pirates transferred by the French Naval ship Siroco on January 30, 2014 - See more at: http://www.seychellesnewsagency.com/articles/2007/Anti-piracy+fight+gains+momentum+as+Japan+and+Seychelles+sign+exchange+agreement#sthash.5kr3Bdkl.XNsrmkYr.dpuf

Seychelles piracy court in session

Five suspected pirates go on trial. First trial starts before the Seychelles dedicated court for piracy and maritime crime cases By: Rassin Vannier and Sharon Uranie (Seychelles News Agency) - Following the April opening ...
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Ghana drops piracy charges

Remaining Nigerians await trial. State drops charges against two Ghanaians The State has dropped charges against two Ghanaians who were arrested suspected to have aided eight Nigerian pirates. The state has dropped charges ...
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Ghana pirate trial delayed again

MT Mariam pirates await fate. Ghana AG Delays Trial of Suspected Nigerian Pirates By Kate DA Costa Accra — The Inability of the office of the Attorney-General to advise the state has been ...
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Nigerian pirates case adjourned

Suspects held following MT Mariam hijacking. Nigerian pirates case adjourned The Adjabeng magistrate court in Accra yesterday once again adjourned hearing of the case involving the 10 pirates suspected to have hijacked M.T. ...
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Gov’t considers pirate plea bargain

Interesting proposal for piracy trial. Government considering proposal from Somalia for 'plea bargain' for 120 pirates By Aman Sharma & Dipanjan Roy Chaudhury NEW DELHI: India is considering a proposal from Somalia for a "plea ...
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Dutch court convicts pirate

Pirate receives six-year sentence.  Dutch court convicts pirate The Court of The Hague has a Somali man was sentenced to six years in prison. The court considered it proven that he - ...
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India: 120 pirates on trial

18 witnesses still to be deposed. Pirates trial: Foreign witnesses to depose via video-conferencing The state government has agreed to provide Rs 31 lakh for the purpose. Almost after a year's hiatus, the ...
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Inside the British battle to wipe out Somali pirates

Prosecutions having an effect? Inside the British battle to wipe out the scourge of Somali pirates By DUNCAN GARDHAM Sailors navigating the coast of East Africa no longer have to fear an ordeal like ...
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Six Somali pirates jailed in Spain

Accused of attacking tuna ship. Six Somali pirates jailed in Spain A Spanish court on Wednesday convicted six Somalis for piracy and sentenced them each to 16 and a half years in ...

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