After a month of tear gas and beatings and gunfire, Iranians may not be convinced to move on so easily.
This time could really be different.
California Court Refuses to Apply Iranian Law, in Part Because It Reflects Religious Ideology Rather Than Economic Interest
Plaintiff had been an Iranian citizen exposed to asbestos in Iran, from 1959 to 1979; he then moved to California (after defendants' negligent conduct took place), and developed mesothelioma and died.
So a Maryland appellate court held last month, I think quite correctly (and consistently with the broad trend in other states):