U.S. Supreme Court spurns Turkey’s bid to avoid suits over 2017 Washington protest

Written by on October 31, 2022

Oct 31 (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear Turkey's bid to dismiss two lawsuits filed by demonstrators seeking monetary damages after accusing Turkish security forces of injuring them during a 2017 protest in Washington that coincided with a visit by President Tayyip Erdogan.

The justices turned away an appeal by Turkey of lower court rulings . . .

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