March 1, 2012
by Katherine Bacher
On March 1, 2011, a special court in India sentenced 11 Muslims to death in connection with the Godhra train burning in 2002 that killed 59 Hindu nationalists and started the 2002 Gujarat riots. The special court was formed by the Supreme Court of India to hear cases arising from the riots in May ...[read more]
February 21, 2012
by Garrett Eisenhour
On February 21, 2011, the Bombay High Court upheld the death sentence conviction of Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab. Kasab is the only surviving gunman of terrorist attacks in Mumbai which led to 166 deaths in November 2008. The decision came alongside convictions of two other men held as accomplices ...[read more]
October 10, 2011
by Jennie Ryan
The Supreme Court of India on Monday stayed the execution of a Pakistani national convicted for his participation in the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks. The stay was issued after Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab filed an appeal challenging the death sentence. Kasab was convicted in May 2010 of waging war... ...[read more]
July 29, 2011
by Maureen Cosgrove
Pakistani national Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab, convicted in May 2010 for murder and waging war against India for his role in the November 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks that killed 166, filed an appeal Friday challenging his death sentence. Prosecutors had accused Kasab of being one of the gunmen ...[read more]
May 3, 2011
by Clay Flaherty
On May 3, 2010, an Indian court convicted Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab of murder and waging war against India for his role in the November 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks that killed 166. The trial took many controversial turns, including claims from Kasab that he had been tortured by police and the ...[read more]
February 21, 2011
by Zach Zagger
The Bombay High Court on Monday upheld the conviction and death sentence of Pakistani national Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab, the only surviving gunman of the three-day siege of Mumbai that killed 166 in November 2008. The court also upheld the acquittals of two Indian citizens accused as accomplices ...[read more]
September 29, 2010
by Sarah Miley
The Bombay High Court on Tuesday allowed an appeal by Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone gunmen to survive the three-day siege of Mumbai that killed 166 in November 2008. Kasab, a Pakistani national, filed the appeal in June after he was convicted in May for his role in the terrorist attack, ...[read more]
June 4, 2010
by Hillary Stemple
Authorities in India announced Friday that Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone gunmen to survive the three-day siege of Mumbai that killed 166 in November 2008, has filed an appeal challenging his conviction. Kasab, a Pakistani national, was convicted last month for his role in the terrorist ...[read more]
May 6, 2010
by Jaclyn Belczyk
An Indian court on Monday sentenced to death Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone gunmen to survive the three-day siege of Mumbai in November 2008 that killed 166. Kasab was convicted of murder and waging war against India on Monday for his role in the terrorist attack, which was allegedly ...[read more]
May 4, 2010
by Sarah Paulsworth
Indian prosecutors on Tuesday argued for the death penalty for Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone gunmen to survive the three-day siege of Mumbai in November 2008 that killed 166. Kasab was convicted of murder and waging war against India on Monday for his role in the terrorist attack, which was ...[read more]

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