More disciplinary action against accused in German terrorism trial

Judge disciplines accused in terror trial

DUESSELDORF, Germany — An Islamic terrorist suspect, on trial with three others on charges they plotted attacks on American targets in Germany, was thrown out of the courtroom Tuesday after an outburst.

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Appeal begins in case against man convicted of blowing up Pan Am Flight 103 over Scotland

Appeal in Lockerbie bombing case begins

EDINBURGH, Scotland — The Libyan man jailed for the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 was convicted on the basis of circumstantial evidence, his lawyer told a Scottish court Tuesday.

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3 men acquitted of helping bombers who killed 52 London commuters in July 2005

3 men acquitted of helping London bombers in 2005

LONDON — A British jury has cleared three men of charges that they helped suicide bombers who killed 52 people on London’s transit system in 2005.

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Montenegro court sentences man to 30 years for 2004 killing of opposition editor

Montenegro court rules in 2004 editor slaying

PODGORICA, Montenegro — A Montenegrin court has convicted a suspect in the 2004 slaying of a prominent opposition editor and sentenced him to 30 years in prison.

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Irish financier sentenced to 10 years for handling millions from 2004 Belfast bank raid

Financier gets 10-year term for Belfast bank raid

DUBLIN — A private financier received a 10-year prison sentence Friday for handling millions stolen from Northern Bank in Belfast, a record-setting robbery that overshadowed Northern Ireland’s peace process for years.

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3 German extremists convicted of racial incitement, defamation over World Cup flyer

3 Germans convicted of World Cup incitement

BERLIN — A German court on Friday convicted the head of the country’s leading far-right party and two other senior members of inciting racial hatred and defamation over a pamphlet circulated during the 2006 World Cup.

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Father of US suspect on trial in Italy says she’s anxious to testify

US suspect’s father says she’s anxious to testify

ROME — The father of an American suspect on trial in Italy for the slaying of her British roommate said Friday that his daughter is “getting anxious to testify.”

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Suspected Somali pirates appear in Kenyan court amid talk of setting up a special tribunal

Suspected Somali pirates appear in Kenyan court

MOMBASA, Kenya — The 11 Somali men, accused in a pirate attack on a Liberian freighter, filed slowly into the wood-paneled court. The magistrate took one look at their dingy shirts, jackets and sarongs — two were barefoot — and ordered a court official to make sure they were “dressed properly” for their next appearance.

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18 suspected Somali pirates in Kenyan court amid talk of establishing a piracy tribunal

18 Somalis in court as Kenya holds pirate trials

MOMBASA, Kenya — Shabbily dressed and solemn, 18 Somali men nabbed at sea and hauled ashore by European navies crowded into a Mombasa courthouse Thursday to face piracy charges that could put them behind bars for life.

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US defendant turns somber while seeing video of slain victim’s face in court

US suspect sees video of alleged murder victim

PERUGIA, Italy — An American student turned somber and buried her face in her hands Thursday when the blood-covered face of the woman she is accused of murdering was shown in video footage at her trial in central Italy.

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