Tuesday, October 2, 2012

More links on Kiobel and the Alien Tort Statute

As expected, yestereday's oral argument in Kiobel v Royal Petroleum continues to generate a lot of attention.  Yesterday, I posted these links on the oral argument: New York Times, the Associated Press, Thomson-Reuters, Bloomberg, Slate, ABC news, The Pop Tort and Washington Legal Foundation.

 Here are some new links:

What will the Court do with the Alien Tort Statute? (Prawfs Blawg)

Supreme Court Appears Ready to Limit Reach of Alien Tort Law (ABA Journal.com)

Supreme Court rehears arguments in corporate liability case from last term (Jurist)

Supreme Court ponders U.S. lawsuits over corporate abuses committed abroad (Washington Post)

Yesterday at the Court: Photos from the Plaza after Kiobel (SCotUS blog)

Was Hitler a pirate? Answer may shape SCOTUS Kiobel decision (Thomson Reuters)

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