Terror Victims’ Families Seek $1 Billion For Facebook’s Support Of Hamas Attacks
(July 12, 2016, 2:00 PM EDT) -- NEW YORK — In a complaint filed July 10 in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, a group of family members of terror attack victims allege that Facebook Inc. “knowingly provided material support and resources to” Palestinian terrorist organization Hamas through its social network and communications platforms in violation of the Antiterrorism Act (ATA) (Stuart Force, et al. v. Facebook Inc., No. 1:16-cv-05490, S.D. N.Y.).
(Complaint available. Document #24-160721-028C.)
The plaintiffs seek damages exceeding $1 billion under U.S. and Israeli law....