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Ministry of Def. v. Elahi, 07-615

In an action seeking to attach a judgment obtained by Iran, the District Court's order permitting the attachment is reversed, where Plaintiff could not attach the judgment because he waived his right to do so, as the U.S. paid Plaintiff as partial compensation for his judgment against Iran under the Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 04/21/2009
  • Published 04/21/2009

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  • United States Supreme Court

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