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Court: Victims Can Sue Ex-Somali Prime Minister
Posted on 2 Jun 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to block a lawsuit against a former prime minister of Somalia over claims that he oversaw killings and torture in his home country. The high court said it will allow lawsuits against Mohamed... Read More

Ohio Man Faces Somali Torture Claim
Posted on 22 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

COLUMBUS, Ohio – (AP) A former Somali military colonel now living in Ohio ordered the detention and torture of a lawyer and human rights advocate in Somalia in 1988, an ordeal that permanently crippled the victim, according to a federal lawsuit... Read More