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Tag Archives: Sept. 11

Legislation to go after terrorism sponsors moves forward

A bill designed to deter terrorism and compensate victims by exempting certain foreign immunities is on its way to the Senate floor where sponsors hope it can be passed before the end of the year. Introduced a year ago, by ...

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Slaughter thanks Canadians for support

Rep. Louise Slaughter of Fairport last week welcomed the people of Gander, Canada to the U.S. Capitol to thank them for their generosity and hospitality in the days following the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Canada joined the U.S. ...

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State announces 9/11 remembrance sites

Thirty “New York Remembers” exhibitions will be set up around the state to recognize the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks. The exhibitions will give New Yorkers a place to remember the victims and honor the heroes ...

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Judge: 9/11 workers could get extra $47.5M

NEW YORK CITY — A federal judge says World Trade Center rescue and recovery workers could get $47.5 million from the agency that owns the site. In an order issued Thursday, Manhattan Judge Alvin Hellerstein said ...

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Insurance: Duane Read Inc. v. St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Co.

U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit Insurance Duane Read Inc. v. St. Paul Fire and Marine Insurance Co. 07-4141-cv Appealed from the Southern District of New York Background: In an insurance dispute arising from the Sept. 11, 2001 destruction of ...

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