9/11 Victims Ask High Court To Put Bin Ladens Back In MDL

Law360, New York (September 13, 2013, 6:25 PM EDT) -- Plaintiffs in multidistrict litigation over the 9/11 attacks asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday to reinstate claims against a host of charities, banks, businesses and individuals, including Osama bin Laden's family members and the construction company founded by his father.

A group of petitioners representing the families and estates of 9/11 victims wants the high court to reverse an April Second Circuit ruling dismissing more than 60 defendants from the MDL, claiming the ruling conflicts with prior appellate precedent and threatens to undermine efforts to...
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