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Konowaloff v Metropolitan Museum of Art, Appeal judgment, ILDC 1980 (US 2012), 702 F3d 140 (2d Cir 2012), 133 SCt 2837 (US 2013), 18th December 2012, United States; Court of Appeals (2nd Circuit) [2d Cir]

Whether domestic courts were barred by the Act of State Doctrine from determining the lawfulness of the confiscation of a painting by a foreign political regime in 1918.

Whether acts of a foreign government prior to its recognition by a domestic government were justiciable in domestic courts.

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