Saudi Arabia Gets 9/11 Families' Claims Tossed Under FSIA

By Bonnie Eslinger (September 30, 2015, 11:12 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Tuesday dismissed Saudi Arabia from multidistrict litigation involving family members of victims and survivors of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, stating the Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act's noncommercial tort exception cannot apply to the case because all alleged tortious activities must be committed in the U.S....

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