Professor Alberto Bernabe - The University of Illinois-Chicago School of Law
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
Judge Awards $77M in Back-to-Back Rulings Against Iran for 1983 Bombing
Last week, U.S. District Chief Judge Royce Lamberth issued a $44.6 million judgment against the Iranian government for its role in the 1983 terrorist bombings at the U.S. Marine barracks in Beirut, Lebanon. The ruling came a week after Lamberth issued a $33.3 million judgment against Iran in a similar case. Go here for more information and links to the decisions.