Tuesday, April 21, 2009
I read with interest that today, the mother of the pirate apprehended after the rescue of the captain of the M/V Alabama, Abdiwali Abdiqadir Musi, has asked to be flown to New York, where her son is to be arraigned today. Is that proof of my colleague's theory?
Of course the financial cost of providing a fair trial for a defendant could be pretty steep. (Interpreters for starters.)