Day: May 15, 2009

KENYAN ARISTOCRAT KILLER JAILED FOR 8 MONTHS

Aristocrat Thomas Cholmondeley Via BBC News / The Metro A court has sentenced a descendant of Kenya’s most famous white settlers to eight months in prison for the manslaughter of a black man on his vast estate. Thomas Cholmondeley was convicted of manslaughter last week over the 2006 shooting of a 37-year-old black poacher Robert Njoya. Manslaughter carries a maximum sentence of life imprisonment in Kenya. Correspondents say the case has touched on deep sensibilities in Kenya, where white people took vast […]

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