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The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Manhattan said it was “simply incompatible with common sense and experience to hold that defendants were required to design and construct a building that would survive the events of September 11, 2001.”
New York City passed another milepost Wednesday on the road to recovery from the 9/11 attacks. One of the badly damaged buildings torn down near ground zero is now standing at its full 14-story height.