9/11 Victims Want Iran To Cover $6B Judgment

Law360, New York (May 29, 2013, 5:08 PM EDT) -- Surviving family members and legal representatives of 9/11 victims who were awarded a $6 billion judgment against terrorism supporters asked a judge last week to use Iranian assets, including property in New York City and several bank accounts, to fulfill the award.

In December a federal judge overseeing multidistrict litigation over the terrorist attacks found the Iranian government, Hezbollah, the Taliban and al-Qaida owe more than $6 billion in damages to family members of nearly 60 victims. The judge found that top Iranian officials and state...
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