The first case heard by the U.S. Supreme Court in its new term beginning today is a reargument from last term adressing the Alien Tort Statute and whether the 223-year-old law applies to conduct committed overseas - a question of extraterritoriality.
'Kiobel' Reargument Draws Dozens of Amici on Reach of Alien Tort Statute
The National Law Journal
October 1, 2012
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