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541 U.S. 677 *; 124 S. Ct. 2240 **; 159 L. Ed. 2d 1 ***; 2004 U.S. LEXIS 4030 ****; 72 U.S.L.W. 4423; 17 Fla. L. Weekly Fed. S 333
REPUBLIC OF AUSTRIA et al., Petitioners v. MARIA V. ALTMANN
Subsequent History: On remand at, Remanded by Altmann v. Republic of Aus., 377 F.3d 1105, 2004 U.S. App. LEXIS 15537 (9th Cir. Cal., July 28, 2004)
Prior History: ON WRIT OF CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT.
Altmann v. Republic of Aus., 327 F.3d 1246, 2003 U.S. App. LEXIS 8068 (9th Cir. Cal., 2003)
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