March 21, 2013
by Keith Herting
The Indian Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the death sentence for one of the plotters of the 1993 Mumbai serial bombings that killed 257 people. Yakub Abdul Razak Memon, brother of mastermind "Tiger" Memon, was convicted in 2006 for his role in orchestrating the attacks that spread havoc ...[read more]
July 18, 2011
by Jonathan Cohen
JURIST Guest Columnist Kevin Govern of Ave Maria School of Law says that the most recent bombings in India and the furor over the "targeted killing" of Osama Bin Laden raise questions about US-Pakistani relations and places the legality of US aid to Pakistan into doubt...The world has been left to ...[read more]
July 27, 2007
by Mike Rosen-Molina
An Indian court Friday sentenced to death Yakub Memon, the brother of a man suspected of plotting the 1993 Mumbai bombings remains at large. Another brother, Essa Memon, received a life sentence Friday, as did two other Memon relatives connected with the plot.Thus far the court has sentenced 12 ...[read more]
July 24, 2007
by Brett Murphy
A court in India sentenced three men to death on Tuesday for their involvement in the 1993 Mumbai bombings that killed 257 people and injured more than 700 in India's financial center. The court found Zakir Hussain, Abdul Akhtar Khan and Firoz Akram Amani Malik guilty of throwing grenades at ...[read more]
July 18, 2007
by Michael Sung
An Indian TADA (Terrorist and Disruptive Activities) court on Wednesday sentenced three defendants to death for their roles in the deadly 1993 Mumbai bombings that killed 257 people and injured more than 700 in India's financial center. The three defendants, Pervez Sheikh, Abdul Turq, and ...[read more]
May 18, 2007
by Michael Sung
A court in India sentenced five people to three years in prison and a fine of $610 each Friday for their role in the deadly 1993 Mumbai bombings that killed 257 people and injured more than 700 in India's financial center. The five defendants had each been found to be guilty of transporting ...[read more]
December 4, 2006
by Joe Shaulis
An court in India on Monday rendered the final verdicts in connection to the 1993 Mumbai bombings that killed more than 250 people and injured more than 700. The six convictions handed down by Judge P.D. Kode Monday bring the total in the case to 100- a figure that public prosecutor Ujjwal Nikam ...[read more]
November 30, 2006
by Gabriel Haboubi
Authorities in India have charged 30 people for their connections to the July 11 Mumbai train bombings which left 185 dead and approximately 700 injured. The suspects, mostly Muslims, include 15 Pakistanis and 17 Indians. Only 13 of the suspects, all Indian, were present in court, while the ...[read more]
November 8, 2006
by Joshua Pantesco
India will try the 19 suspects in the July Mumbai train bombings case using special courts to speed up the legal process, the leader of the Mumbai Police anti-terrorism squad told Reuters Wednesday. India's legal system is notoriously slow, and special courts are often used in high-profile ...[read more]
October 4, 2006
by Robert DeVries
Indian police held the alleged main brain behind the 2005 Mumbai train bombings in custody Wednesday after he was captured in the Indian city of Belgaum in Karnataka state. Asif Khan Bashir Khan- alias Junaid- is the sixteenth suspect arrested in connection with the July 11 terror atta... ...[read more]

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