Docket No.: 08-1555 Topics:
Certiorari Granted: Sep 30 2009
Argued: March 3, 2010
Decided: June 1, 2010
Foreign Sovereign Immunities Act of 1976, Alien Tort Statute, Federal Tort Claims, Torture Victim Protection Act, absolute immunity, immunity from suit, sovereign immunity
PartyNames: Mohamed Ali Samantar v. Bashe Abdi Yousuf, et al.
Petitioner: Mohamed Ali Samantar
Respondent: Bashe Abdi Yousuf, et al.
Court Below: United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
Citation: 552 F.3d 371