Norwegian mass killer Breivik jailed for 21 years
Linkedin

Norwegian mass killer Breivik jailed for 21 years

Oslo : Norway | Aug 24, 2012 at 2:26 AM PDT
XX XX
Views: Pending
 

The Oslo court today condemned the right-wing Anders Behring Breivik to the maximum penalty of 21 years imprisonment extendable to consider criminally responsible for the attacks in Norway last year, which killed 77 people.

Breivik was sentenced to a custodial sentence of up to 21 years and a minimum of 10 years, said the chief judge, the chief judge Wenche Elizabeth Arntzen, who explained that the verdict is unanimous.

Custody is a legal figure in Norwegian law practice may amount to a life sentence, because after serving their sentence, this can be extended indefinitely if one considers that the defendant remains a danger to society.

Breivik, who initially had said he would use only if they are declared mentally ill and sentenced to forced psychiatric treatment, received the verdict with a smile.

The penalty shall be served in a maximum security facility in the Ila prison, west of Oslo, where he remains in custody for a year.

Breivik detonated a car bomb on July 22, 2011 in the government complex in Oslo, killing eight people, and then moved to drive Utya Island, west of the capital, where he made a killing in the Labor Youth camp, which killed 69 people ..

1 of 1
Anders
Anders Behring Breivik - (source AFP)
karasiwo is based in Karāchi, Sind, Pakistan, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
Report Credibility
 
  • Clear
  • Share:
  • Share
  • Clear
  • Clear
  • Clear
  • Clear
 
 
 
Advertisement
 

News Stories

 
  • Mass killer found sane

      Sydney Morning Herald
    AFP Norway's mass killer, Anders Behring Breivik, has been found sane and faces a prison sentence of more than 21 years. The panel of five judges, led by Judge Wenche Elizabeth Arntzen who  read the judgement, declared their verdict to be unanimous.
  • Court finds Norwegian mass killer Breivik sane

      Jerusalem Post
    Anti-Muslim mass murderer sentenced to maximum sentence of 21 years in jail with likely extensions. A Norwegian court found Anders Behring Breivik sane on Friday and gave him a maximum jail term for murdering 77 people in a shooting and bombing last...
  • Norwegian court rules Breivik sane, sentenced to 21 years

      Taiwan News
    Travel & Delicacy Beauty never Ends Ecological Environment Taiwan News, Staff Writer 2012-08-24 04:46 PM Panel of 5 Judges unanimously declared mass killer Anders Behring Breivik is sane, sentencing him to Norway's longest prison term of 21 years.
  • Norway killer Anders Breivik ruled sane, given 21-year prison term

      CNN Blog
    Anders Behring Breivik, the man who killed 77 people in a bomb attack and gun rampage just over a year ago, was found to be sane Friday by a Norwegian court, as he was sentenced to 21 years in prison. Breivik was charged with voluntary homicide and...
  • Norway: a€˜Sanea€™ Anders Behring Breivik jailed for 21 years

      Zee News
    25 Zeenews Bureau Oslo: Norwegian mass killer Anders Behring Breivik was on Friday sentenced to 21 years in prison for killing 77 people in bomb and shooting attacks last year. The court also found him to be sane, dismissing the prosecution's request...
  • Breivik declared sane and sentenced to 21 years

      The Guardian
    The family of Bano Rashid, 18, who was among 69 people killed in the attack by Anders Behring Breivik, describe their loss Link to this video Anders Behring Breivik , the Norwegian far-right extremist, has been sentenced to at least 21 years in...

Blogs

 >

Images

 >
 
  • Anders Behring Breivik - (source AFP)

    Anders

More From Allvoices

Related People

Report Your News Got a similar story?
Add it to the network!

Or add related content to this report

Most Commented Reports



Use of this site is governed by our Terms of Use Agreement and Privacy Policy.

© Allvoices, Inc. 2008-2014. All rights reserved. Powered by PulsePoint.