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Two Pirates Sentenced to Life in Prison for Quest Attack

While we doubt this will deter the pirates who are still out there, we are pleased to see some justice for the victims of the s/v Quest. Two Somali men were sentenced Monday to spend the rest of their lives … Continue reading

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Yemeni Man Pleads Guilty in Murder of Quest Crew

There’s still a long way to go in making the waters safe again, but it’s always good to see another pirate facing sentencing. A Yemeni man pleaded guilty to piracy on Thursday for his role in the hijacking of a … Continue reading

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Three Pirates in Quest Attack Plead Guilty

While we are happy to see an admission of guilt, the possibility of a lighter sentence and deportation back to Somalia seems like nothing more than a slap on the wrist and the setting free of people who are certain … Continue reading

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Somali Pirate Indicted on Murder of Quest Cruisers

An accused Somali pirate said to have been the chief negotiator in a hijacking that left four Americans dead has been indicted on charges related to the killings. A federal court in Norfolk, Virginia, unsealed the indictment (originally handed up … Continue reading

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