Arrested Maldives ex-president denies charges - Article Photos 2/2

Maldives' former President Mohamed Nasheed walks escorted by policemen towards a court in Male, Maldives, Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012. Nasheed was taken into custody Monday after he twice failed to appear in court to face charges that he illegally ordered the arrest of a judge while in office. Amnesty International says it is concerned by reports that police in the Maldives used excessive force when arresting Nasheed. (AP Photo/Sinan Hussain)