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Anti-Terrorist Lawsuits

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Anti-Terrorist Lawsuits

Anti-Terrorist Lawsuits

Anti-Terrorist Lawsuits

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Pam Fessler reports that families of Americans killed in terrorist attacks are finding it difficult to collect damages they won in federal court against foreign governments. The anti-terrorism bill signed in 1996 made these lawsuits possible. Families have won multi-million dollar judgments against Iran and Cuba, but the Clinton Administration is not willing to enforce the payments.

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