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Editor: Kevin Cole
Univ. of San Diego School of Law

Sunday, August 29, 2010

"Somalia piracy suspect pleads guilty in US court"

Jurist has this interesting story, recounting the charges that have been filed against "pirates" in light of a federal judge's ruling that the federal piracy statute does not apply to "violence or aggression committed on the high seas" and discussing the controversy about whether these prosecutions should occur in federal court.

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