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Hegna (Individually and as Executrix of the Estate of Charles Hegna) and ors (on the application of United States) v Islamic Republic of Iran and Iranian Ministry of Information and Security, Appeal judgment, 376 F3d 485 (5th Cir 2004), Docket No 03-10994, Docket No 03-20984, ILDC 752 (US 2004), 19th July 2004, United States; Court of Appeals (5th Circuit) [5th Cir]

From: Oxford Public International Law (http://opil.ouplaw.com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2021. All Rights Reserved.date: 27 January 2021

Whether the family of a victim of terrorism that had received partial compensation was entitled to attach property owned by a foreign terrorist-sponsoring state, in order to execute a judgment against that state under the foreign legislations, namely the Victims of Trafficking and Violence Protection Act.

Whether the consular residence of a foreign consul was immune from attachment under the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations when rented to third parties after seizure by a foreign government.

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