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Somalia Justice System

Somalia Jails Rape Victim And Journalists For Reporting Crime

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

A 19-year-old Somali woman was sentenced to a six-month jail term Monday for reporting her rape to a news outlet, and two journalists were also senten...

Somalia Amputations Postponed Due To Weather

AP | ELIZABETH A. KENNEDY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NAIROBI, Kenya — An Islamic court in Somalia that sentenced four men to have a hand and a leg cut off postponed the punishment Tuesday, saying t...

Somali Islamic Court Publicly Lashes 4 Accused Of Gang Rape

AP | BY MOHAMED SHEIKH NOR | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MOGADISHU, Somalia — Four youths were publicly whipped in the Somali capital on Monday after an Islamist court convicted them of gang rape, in a...