LA Siblings Win $34M In Row Over Reclaimed Property In Iran

By Daniel Siegal (January 2, 2019, 9:36 PM EST) -- A pair of Iranian-American siblings have won a $34.5 million judgment in a California court against a family friend who was hired to reclaim and sell properties their parents abandoned in Iran when fleeing the Islamic Revolution but kept profits and properties for himself.

Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge William A. MacLaughlin on Dec. 21 signed the final judgment won by plaintiffs Seda Galstian Aghaian and Aida Galstian Norhadian against defendant Shahen Minassian, who was originally contracted by their parents, Gagik and Knarik Galstian, to reclaim and sell their Iranian property,

Judge MacLaughlin ruled in favor of the Galstian siblings...

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