Hilao v Estate of Marcos, Appeals Decision, Docket No 95-15779, 103 F.3d 767 (9th Cir. 1996), 45 Fed. R. Evid. Serv. 913, 96 Cal. Daily Op. Serv. 9090, 96 Daily Journal D.A.R. 15,085, ILDC 841 (US 1996), 17th December 1996, United States; Court of Appeals (9th Circuit) [9th Cir]
Whether the time limit for bringing an action based on violations of international human rights law was equitably tolled during the period the defendant served as a head of state.
Whether principles of command responsibility applied to human rights violations committed by heads of state during peacetime.