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A Legal ‘Trojan Horse’: US Litigation over a Greek Antiquity

Alexandros Kyriakidis, PhD cand., Department of International and European Studies, University of Macedonia (Greece)

Introduction[2] On June 9, 2020, the United States (US) Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit (Court of Appeals) issued its decision No. 19-2172-cv (argued on March 5, 2020), over an ancient horse figurine, the ownership of which was claimed by the Hellenic Republic (Greece), which was originally scheduled to be auctioned off by Sotheby’s… Read More »