Archive for the ‘Cultural Heritage in Danger’ Category

Cultural Heritage Lawyer Rick St. Hilaire: Ka Nefer Nefer mask – SLAM Mummy Mask Appeal: “You now have to beg for a do-over”

Friday, January 17th, 2014

SLAM Mummy Mask Appeal: "You now have to beg for a do-over" culturalheritagelawyer.blogspot.nl/2014/01/slam-mummy-mask-appeal-you-now-have-to.html "All we want here is an opportunity to get in the gate," argued U.S. Department of Justice Attorney Sharon Swingle before the Eight Circuit Court of Appeals yesterday. But Patrick McInerney, attorney for the St. Louis Art Museum (SLAM), ...

Cultural Heritage Lawyer Rick St. Hilaire: Oral Arguments Scheduled in Ka Nefer Nefer Mummy Mask Appeal

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013

Oral Arguments Scheduled in Ka Nefer Nefer Mummy Mask Appeal culturalheritagelawyer.blogspot.nl/2013/12/oral-arguments-scheduled-in-ka-nefer.html The Eight Circuit Court of Appeals has scheduled oral arguments for January 13, 2013 in the case of U.S. v. Mask of Ka Nefer Nefer.  The case involves federal prosecutors' efforts to forfeit the Ka Nefer Nefer mummy mask from the St. Louis Art ...

Cultural Heritage Lawyer Rick St. Hilaire: Prosecutors Seize and Petition to Forfeit Artwork Linked to Money Laundering

Monday, April 1st, 2013

Prosecutors Seize and Petition to Forfeit Artwork Linked to Money Laundering http://culturalheritagelawyer.blogspot.nl/2013/04/prosecutors-seize-and-petition-to.html April 1, 2013 U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman Federal prosecutors have seized and petitioned to forfeit 14 crates of art allegedly used to launder money. In the case of U.S. v. Various Pieces of Artwork, U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman filed an in rem action in New ...

Protected: Cultural Heritage in Danger: Sotheby’s “Off-Base” on Cambodian Antiquities Again

Sunday, March 4th, 2012

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Cultural Heritage in Danger: Research and analysis: there is no substitute

Wednesday, February 15th, 2012

there is no substitute http://safecorner.savingantiquities.org/2012/02/research-and-analysis-there-is-no.html Februray 15, 2012 The announcement of Glasgow University's new team to study the illegal trade in antiquities is welcome news to those who seek the truth about these issues—fact-based truths. The recent years have seen much discussion of these increasingly popular topics, encouraged by the ease of a few keystrokes on the computer. ...