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The European Court of Justice in Luxembourg has delivered a landmark appeal judgment in favour of Sheikh Yassin Abdullah Kadi, a Saudi Arabian businessman and philanthropist whose assets were frozen in the aftermath of the 9/11 atrocities.
Jane Tanner, Russell O’Brien, Fiona Payne, David Payne, Matthew Oldfield, Rachael Oldfield and Diann
Jane Tanner, Russell O’Brien, Fiona Payne, David Payne, Matthew Oldfield, Rachael Oldfield and Dianne Webster, the group of friends who were with Kate and Gerry McCann when their daughter Madeleine was abducted in Portugal in May 2007, have secured full apologies and £375,000 in damages from Express Newspapers. At the friends’ request, the damages are all to be donated to the Find Madeleine Fund.
The friends were represented by Adam Tudor and Stevie Loughrey
Prominent Russian politician and businessman Boris Berezovsky has successfully resisted extradition proceedings instigated by the Russian Government.
Sheikh Yassin Abdullah Kadi, the prominent Saudi businessman, has launched administrative proceedings in Washington DC before the Office of Foreign Assets Control, a department of the US Treasury, and made submissions to the United Nations, to overturn orders freezing his assets made in the aftermath of 11 September atrocities.
Mr Kadi is represented by Guy Martin