Charles Taylor Sentenced to 50 Years in Prison


Liberia’s ex-President Charles Taylor has been sentenced to 50 years in jail by the UN war crimes court in the Hague (Special Court for Sierra Leone). Judge Lussick passed the sentence. Taylor is the first Head of State to be sentenced to jail by a war crimes court.

 

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http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-18259596

 

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/may/30/charles-taylor-sentenced-50-years-war-crimes

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