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May 29, 2009

Justice dept. backs Saudi royal family on 9/11 lawsuit

Motley Rice 9/11 clients are angered that Obama's administration appears to support the Saudi royal family's efforts to defeat the lawsuit charging it with allegedly helping to finance the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The Justice Department filed a brief Friday, May 29, 2009 before the Supreme Court stating that it did not believe families of 9/11 victims could sue the Saudis in American court.

Read the article featured in The New York Times.