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Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act

Could JASTA Foster A Fertile Ground For Extremism?

Dr. Majid Rafizadeh | Posted 10.04.2016 | Politics
Dr. Majid Rafizadeh

In the recent controversial Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA) bill, President Barack Obama faced his first ever veto override in his t...

Assailing a Statutory Paragon

Bruce Fein | Posted 10.03.2016 | Politics
Bruce Fein

Detractors of the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA) are to justice what slaveholders were to freedom. They deplore the statutory expo...

Congress Now Blaming Obama For Its Embarrassing Override Of His Veto

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.30.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON — On Wednesday, Congress was so determined to pass a law to sue Saudi Arabia that it overrode President Barack Obama’s veto. But possib...

Congress Bucks Obama, Passes Bill Letting 9/11 Victims Sue Saudi Arabia

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 09.09.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON ― The House of Representatives passed a bill Friday that would allow the families of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia for its alleged rol...

Suing Saudi Arabia for Complicity in 9/11

Bruce Fein | Posted 04.25.2016 | Politics
Bruce Fein

Civilization is a battle between justice and arbitrary power. The purpose of law is to assist justice, not its enemies. By that standard, S.2040 is long overdue.

11 Years and Counting, Part 2

Sharon Premoli | Posted 11.17.2012 | World
Sharon Premoli

The depth of Prince Salman's ties to organizations linked to al Qaeda left little doubt in our minds about his dedication to the jihadist cause, but Prince Salman's extremist connections are not merely a matter of historical record and curiosity.

A Battle Worth Fighting on September 12th

Sharon Premoli | Posted 11.15.2011 | Politics
Sharon Premoli

On September 11, 2001, there was celebration in the many parts of the world from which the financing came. It was a job well done. Now it's time for the Congress to do its job well and put the terrorist enablers back on the hot seat.