High Court Seeks SG Input In Terror Aid Sanctions Case

Law360, New York (October 21, 2013, 1:29 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday asked the solicitor general to weigh in on Arab Bank PLC’s appeal of a district court’s tough discovery sanctions against the bank in litigation brought by victims of terrorist attacks who claim the bank aided known terrorists, underlining the diplomatic implications of the case.

According to the high court’s order list, the Solicitor General was invited to file a brief expressing the United States’ views in the appeal of the Second Circuit’s refusal to vacate a 2010 sanctions order against...
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