A federal judge in New York has thrown out three lawsuits that claimed the Sept. 11 Victim Compensation Fund improperly limited awards to the families of high-income victims of the World Trade Center terrorist attacks. Southern District Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein ruled that the fund "reasonably and properly" implemented the congressional act that created it.
Suit Challenging 9/11 Victims' Fund Dismissed
New York Law Journal
May 9, 2003