TITLE

HOPING TO THAW THOSE FROZEN FUNDS

AUTHOR(S)
Zeller, Shawn
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
National Journal;10/27/2001, Vol. 33 Issue 43, p3368
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that some United States (U.S.) law firms are proposing that the financial assets of terrorists should be awarded to victims of terrorism and their families. Establishment of a compensation fund for victims of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks; Contingency fee of the law firms; Resistance of the U.S. State Department to efforts to utilize the assets.
ACCESSION #
5504413

 

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