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Libyan Court Sentences Gadhafi Son to Death

A court in Libya issued a death sentence Tuesday to Seif al-Islam, a son of Moammar Gadhafi, in connection with the deadly response to the 2011 uprising that pushed Gadhafi from power. The Tripoli court also sentenced eight others to death, including former spy chief Abdullah al-Senoussi and former prime minister Baghdadi al-Mahmoudi. Seif al-Islam was not in court Tuesday to hear the sentence.  His verdict came in absentia because he is being held by a militia in the town of...

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