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U.S. court dismisses suit against Saudi prince in killing

1 month ago   |   By Politico

WASHINGTON - A U.S. federal judge on Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit against Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the killing of U.S.-based journalist Jamal Khashoggi, bowing to the Biden administration's insistence that the prince was legally immune in the case. District of Columbia U.S. District Judge John D. Bates heeded the U.S. government's motion to shield Prince Mohammed from the lawsuit despite what Bates called “credible allegations of his involvement in Khashoggi's murder.” A team of Saudi officials killed Khashoggi inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul in 2018. Khashoggi, a...
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US Court Dismisses Suit Against Saudi Crown Prince in Khashoggi Killing

US Court Dismisses Suit Against Saudi Crown Prince in Khashoggi Killing

1 month ago   |   By NY Times

The court followed the Biden administration's guidance that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has immunity as a head of government in a case over the death of Jamal Khashoggi.
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