Tag: Death Penalty

  • Death penalty for piracy

    India introduces stringent laws. Union Cabinet approves stringent anti-piracy law The Union Cabinet today approved a bill providing for death penalty or life imprisonment to those involved in piracy at […]

  • Death Penalty For Kidnappers In Bayelsa

    The Bayelsa State Governor, Seriake Dickson on Wednesday affirmed his position on the prescription of the death sentence for kidnappers by signing it into law. Dickson Approves Death Penalty For […]

  • Death Penalty Challenged

    Three Somali pirates¬†face a host of death-penalty eligible charges related to the 2011 murder of four Americans aboard the hijacked yacht Quest. Death penalty challenged in Somali pirate case Attorneys […]

  • Death Penalty

    To escape execution,¬†Malaysian prosecutors have offered seven suspected Somali pirates charged with offences that carry the death penalty the chance to admit lesser crimes Malaysia offers pirate suspects no execution […]