Category Archives: Families in the News

Denise Henick honored for her sense of community

Denise Henick is being awarded the Louis R. Miller Leadership Award in the “Established Business” category for her charitable work. She is the sister of NYPD Officer James Leahy,who was killed at the age of 38 while responding to the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, reports Joyce Venezia Suss in the Staten Island […]

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In the shadow of Ground Zero, 9/11 survivors go to court against Saudi Arabia

Around 200 family members of those murdered in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 attacks and other members of the September 11th community heard arguments in court about whether or not a long-awaited lawsuit should proceed. The suit accuses Saudi Arabian officials of assisting the 9/11 hijackers, reports Mike Kelly of U.S. District […]

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Statement of September 11th Advocates regarding Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Motion to Dismiss

On the eve of the 9/11 Families’ arrival to the Southern District of New York (ever mindful that the courtroom is located a scant ½ mile from Ground Zero), in order to answer the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Motion to Dismiss, we are heartened and hopeful to proceed on our 17-year path of justice to […]

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