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Specter questions Sotomayor on 9/11 lawsuit

By Chris Mondics Inquirer Staff Writer Jul. 17, 2009 Philly.com Sen. Arlen Specter suggested during Judge Sonia Sotomayor's confirmation hearing yesterday that the Obama administration sought to block Supreme Court review of lawsuits...

Bush, Obama and the court swooned for Saudi Money

July 8, 2009 Pensacola News Journal U.S. relations with the Saudi royal family trumped the importance of the 3,000 murders on Sept. 11, 2001. That was the opinion of the U.S. State...

Supreme Court turns down 9/11 families’ appeal “without comment”, lets stand Saudi immunity

UPDATE 1: Statement by Counsel for the Family of John P. O'Neill in Response to U.S. Supreme Court's Refusal to Hear 9/11 Victims' Case Against Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Others (appended here)
UPDATE 2: In Response to the Supreme Court's Denial of The 9/11 Families' Petition for Writ of Certiorari--On Behalf of The 9/11 Families United to Bankrupt Terrorism --(In Re: Thomas E. Burnett, Sr., et al. v. Al Baraka Investment & Development Corp., et al., Case No. 03-CV-9849 (GBD); In Re: Terrorist Attacks on September 11, 2001, 03 MDL 1570)

A Rundown Of The 9/11 Saudi Lawsuit

by Jon Gold On 1/8/2008, the Philadelphia Inquirer reported that "a huge lawsuit against the government of Saudi Arabia and key members of its royal family was put to a crucial test today as lawyers...

Philadelphia Inquirer Continues Excellent Coverage of 9/11-Saudi Lawsuit

June 9, 2009 By Chris Mondics Inquirer Staff Writer The Philadelphia Inquirer At the moment the north tower of the World Trade Center collapsed at 10:28 a.m. on Sept. 11, 2001, Sharon Premoli was scrambling up...

Another Blow to Accountability for 9/11

9/11 Families United to Bankrupt Terrorism has issued a press release urging "the Supreme Court to reject the solicitor general's politically-premised filing, along with its wrongheaded priorities, accept our petition, and grant us our fundamentally American right to have our day in Court," in response to the US solicitor general's recommendation that the Supreme Court NOT hear their case against Saudi royalty accused of financing the September 11th attacks. Press release and summary of news articles follows.

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