Court of Appeals: 9/11 Suit Can Proceed Against Saudi Arabia
Will State Sponsors of Terror Finally Be Brought to Justice?
The Saudi government supported the 9/11 hijackers.
The CIA concluded that 9/11 was an act of war against Saudi Arabia against the United States.
A judge ruled in 2002 – at the urging of the White House – that the suit should be dismissed. The Obama administration has also urged that the suit be dismissed.
But the Second Circuit Court of Appeals ruled today that the suit could proceed.
Unless the Supreme Court plays politics, justice will proceed …