Daily Archives: March 6, 2012

Federal Court Upholds Right to Sue Jordanian Defense Contractor in U.S.

[Translate] Federal Court Upholds Right to Sue Jordanian Defense Contractor in U.S. Judge rejects argument that U.S. court lacks jurisdiction in Nepali human trafficking case March 05, 2012 05:42 PM Eastern Time WASHINGTON–(EON: Enhanced Online News)–A federal court today upheld … Continue reading

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Treading the thin blue line on police privatisation

[Translate] Letters Treading the thin blue line on police privatisation guardian.co.uk, Monday 5 March 2012 16.00 EST It’s four weeks early for April Fools’ Day (Revealed: hidden government plans to privatise the police, 3 March). Not only is the list … Continue reading

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PATRICIA SALSER… vs. DynCorp International…

[Translate] PATRICIA SALSER… vs. DynCorp International… UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF MICHIGAN SOUTHERN DIVISION _________________________________ PATRICIA SALSER on her own behalf and as Next Friend for ALEXIS SALSER, BRANDIN POPE, KEVIN POPE JR., KRISTIN POPE, BILL SALSER, BROCK … Continue reading

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Family Says DynCorp Lied About Killing

[Translate] Family Says DynCorp Lied About Killing By GLYNIS FARRELL DETROIT (CN) – A family claims in Federal Court that DynCorp International covered up the shooting of their son, who allegedly was shot to death by a drunken co-worker in … Continue reading

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Reducing Pentagon Costs: Chop From The Top?

[Translate] Washington Post March 6, 2012 Pg. 15 Fine Print Reducing Pentagon Costs: Chop From The Top? By Walter Pincus The first thing that former senior military and civilian Pentagon officials of the Cold War era mention, when discussing reductions … Continue reading

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Letter to the editor, March 12 2012,

[Translate] The below letter to the editor appeared in the March 12 issue of Navy Times, p. 5. In response to Feb. 27 articles “Budget calls for officer drawdown,” “Funding cuts shrink shipbuilding, aviation plans” and “Tricare fees, drug copays … Continue reading

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H.R.4117

[Translate] Bill Text 112th Congress (2011-2012) H.R.4117.IH H.R.4117 — To prohibit the use of private security contractors and members of the Afghan Public Protection Force to provide security for members of the Armed Forces and military installations… (Introduced in House … Continue reading

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