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Indianapolis Star

Indianapolis Star
Fri, 26 Feb 2016 16:34:24 -0800

CHICAGO — A bid for freedom by a convicted Somali pirate depicted in a Hollywood movie has been scuttled by a federal appellate court in Chicago, which rejected his argument that he was just 16 during the 2009 hijacking of a U.S.-flagged merchant ship ...

New York Times (blog)

New York Times (blog)
Wed, 16 Feb 2011 08:50:03 -0800

The man, Abduwali Abdukhadir Muse, whose age is in dispute, was the only survivor among four men who hijacked the Maersk Alabama on April 8, 2009; the others were killed during a daring Navy Seal operation in which the ship's captain was rescued.

ABC News

ABC News
Mon, 20 Apr 2009 00:00:00 -0700

The surviving Somali pirate suspect from the attack on the U.S. flagged merchant ship Maersk Alabama sobbed in a Manhattan courtroom today where a judge determined that he will be tried as an adult. There is still some confusion over the actual age of ...

Slate Magazine (blog)

Slate Magazine (blog)
Fri, 11 Oct 2013 17:22:30 -0700

Abduwali Abdukhadir Muse was sentenced as an adult to 33 years in prison, as Captain Phillips says, though his age was a controversial issue in the trial. According to a prosecutor, “he gave wildly varying ages for himself but finally admitted he was 18.

New York Times

New York Times
Tue, 21 Apr 2009 08:02:42 -0700

But now there is the singular case of Abduwali Abdukhadir Muse, a Somali who speaks no English, is of uncertain age, and is being prosecuted under a federal law that has not been used in many decades and carries a mandatory sentence of life in prison.

BBC News

BBC News
Mon, 03 Oct 2011 08:04:30 -0700

Dr Jerome Kroll, a University of Minnesota psychiatrist who has examined Abduwali Abdukhadir Muse, says that in Somali culture a young man's identity is intricately wound up in his clan affiliation. This contrasts with the American man, whose identity ...

New York Magazine

New York Magazine
Thu, 21 May 2009 13:33:03 -0700

Abduwali Abdukhadir Muse, the lone survivor of the group of Somali pirates that attempted to hijack the American-flagged Maersk Alabama last month, pleaded not guilty to piracy and conspiracy at his hearing in Federal District Court in Manhattan today.


Sat, 16 May 2015 12:30:00 -0700

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev could have graduated from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth on Friday with his former friends and roommates. Instead, the 21-year-old was sitting inside a federal courtroom in Boston, witnessing a much different destiny.

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