Hadsell Stormer Renick & Dai LLP
Free Consultations 626-381-9261

Ninth Circuit Appeal Scheduled in HSR Lawsuit Against Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak for Death of American Citizen in Humanitarian Flotilla Raid

HSR's landmark appeal before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has been scheduled for April 12, 2018, at 9:00 A.M. in Courtroom 3 at 125 S. Grand Ave., Pasadena, CA 91105. Doğan v. Barak tests the protections claimed by former foreign officials against a growing international demand for accountability in the face of gross abuses of human rights. The case of Doğan v. Barak seeks to hold former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak accountable for his responsibility, as defense minister, in the unlawful death of humanitarian and American citizen Furkan Doğan.

In May 2010, Doğan was aboard the Mavi Marmara , one of a flotilla of six ships carrying 700 unarmed civilian human rights activists bringing humanitarian supplies to Gaza, when the civilian fleet was attacked by Israeli Defense Forces (IDF). At the time, Barak was Minister of Defense and was responsible for the operation. After boarding the Mavi Marmara, IDF forces killed nine of the passengers, and a tenth later died of their wounds. 18-year-old Doğan, born in Troy, NY, was filming the operation when he was attacked and killed.

  • The National Lawyers Guild will host a Community Forum to discuss the case on Monday, April 9, 2018, at 7:00 P.M. in Burns Lounge at Loyola Law School, 919 Albany St., Los Angeles, CA 90015. The event will feature HSR Partner Dan Stormer; leading International Human Rights Attorney Paul Hoffman; and Rodney Dixon, a British Barrister who is a member of Plaintiffs' counsel and specializes in international law.
  • The U.S.C. Gould School of Law International Human Rights Clinic and the International Law & Relations Organization will host a lunchtime panel at 12:00 P.M. in the Musick Law Building, Room 101
  • The Hearing is scheduled for April 12, 2018, at 9:00 A.M. in Courtroom 3 at 125 S. Grand Ave., Pasadena, CA 91105.

EVENTS:

Forum Gaza Flotilla.pdf

Dogan v Barak Hearing Advisory April 2018 FINAL.PDF

    No Comments

    Leave a comment
    Comment Information
      • The National Trial Lawyers | Top 100 Trial Lawyers
      • Top Listed In Best Lawyers | The World's Premier Guide
      • Americas Top 100 2017 | Criminal Defense Attorneys
      • AV Preeminent Martindale-Hubbell Lawyer Ratings
      • Super Lawyers | Rising Stars 2018
      • Best Lawyers US News 2016
      • The National Trial Lawyers | Top 40 Under 40
      • proud fellow of american bar foundation
      • 2018 Top 100 Lawyer ASLA
      • SuperLawyers Rising Stars 2018

    Have You Been Victimized?

    Speak to an attorney who will fight for you.

    Bold labels are required.

    Contact Information
    disclaimer.

    The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

    close

    Privacy Policy

    Email Us For A Response

    Pasadena Office
    128 N. Fair Oaks Avenue, Suite 204
    Pasadena, CA 91103

    Phone: 626-585-9600
    Fax: 626-577-7079
    Pasadena Employment Law Office

    Downtown Los Angeles Office (Legal Fund)
    250 1st Street, Suite 1201
    Los Angeles, CA 90012

    Phone: 213-785-6999
    Map & Directions

    Free Consultations

    Tel: 626-381-9261
    Toll-free: 866-457-2590