USS Bainbridge

FBI agents escort Somali pirate U.S. officials identify as Abduhl Wali-i-Musi into FBI headquarters at 26 Federal Plaza, Monday, April 20, 2009, in New York. Abduhl Wal-i-Musi is the sole surviving Somali pirate from the hostage-taking of commercial ship captain Richard Phillips. (AP Photo/ Louis Lanzano)

Manhattan Judge Sentences Somali Pirate To More Than 33 Years

Federal Judge Loretta Preska pointed to the need for a strong message of deterrence.