Senator Specter questions Judge Sotomayor on 9/11 lawsuit

Senator suggests Motley Rice's 9/11 case is the type of case Supreme Court should hear. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports that Senator Arlen Specter has raised questions during the Sonia Sotomayor confirmation hearings about the Supreme Court's denial to hear a case alleging Saudi support of the 9/11 attacks.

Read the transcript of the confirmation hearings featured in The Washington Post.

Read more about anti-terrorism litigation in connection with the 9/11 terrorist attacks.