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WASHINGTON | High court won’t hear lawsuit over art seized during WWII

WASHINGTON  —Jan 07, 2019—Heirs of a renowned Jewish art collector won’t be able use U.S courts to sue Hungary’s government for the return of paintings seized during World War II that are worth millions. The Supreme Court on Monday said it wouldn’t take the case. That means an appeals court ruling that Hungary is immune … Continue reading WASHINGTON | High court won’t hear lawsuit over art seized during WWII

COPENHAGEN, Denmark | Main suspect in Danish fraud case arrested on return home

COPENHAGEN, Denmark — The main suspect in a huge fraud involving public money was arrested on her return to Copenhagen after she voluntarily left South Africa, a Danish prosecution authority said. The Serious Economic and International Crime unit wrote on Twitter that Britta Nielsen had landed in Denmark Friday, a day after a South African … Continue reading COPENHAGEN, Denmark | Main suspect in Danish fraud case arrested on return home