Daily Archives: October 2, 2012

Torture Inc.

[Translate] Torture Inc. The Supreme Court term begins with a knotty human rights claim against big oil. By Emily Bazelon|Posted Monday, Oct. 1, 2012, at 4:30 PM ET There’s a deep question at the heart of the Supreme Court’s first … Continue reading

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Lured By Promises Of Wealth, F.B.I. Agent Was Drawn Into Fraud Scheme, Prosecutors Say

[Translate] New York Times October 2, 2012 Pg. 28 Lured By Promises Of Wealth, F.B.I. Agent Was Drawn Into Fraud Scheme, Prosecutors Say By Russ Buettner As he approached retirement this year, an F.B.I. agent in New York told a … Continue reading

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SAIC Loses Protest Of $4.6 Billion Contract Awarded To Lockheed

[Translate] Bloomberg Government (bgov.com) October 2, 2012 SAIC Loses Protest Of $4.6 Billion Contract Awarded To Lockheed By Nick Taborek SAIC Inc., the eighth-biggest federal contractor, has lost a protest it filed seeking to overturn the award of its largest … Continue reading

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Strengthening Protections Against Trafficking in Persons in Federal Contracts Federal

[Translate] Strengthening Protections Against Trafficking in Persons in Federal Contracts  [Federal Register Volume 77, Number 191 (Tuesday, October 2, 2012)] [Pages 60029-60033] From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov] [FR Doc No: 2012-24374] Presidential Documents ___________________________________________________________________

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CACI Awarded Prime Contract on Multiple-Award Program with Potential Value of $247 Million to Support U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Center

[Translate] By BusinessWirevia The Motley Fool Posted 8:36AM 10/01/12 CACI Awarded Prime Contract on Multiple-Award Program with Potential Value of $247 Million to Support U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Research, Development and Engineering Center New Work Will Grow Rapid Prototyping and Technology … Continue reading

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Former L-3 employee guilty of selling weapon secrets to China

[Translate] Former L-3 employee guilty of selling weapon secrets to China Published 2 October 2012 A federal court judge in Newark, New Jersey convicted Sixing Liu (AKA Steve Liu) on six counts of violating the Arms Export Control Act as … Continue reading

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Fears for troops’ care in medical rejig

[Translate] Fears for troops’ care in medical rejig October 2, 2012 Daniel Flitton SOLDIERS wounded in Afghanistan and returned home will be among thousands of military personnel caught up in a backlash against the outsourcing of medical services for the … Continue reading

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Military Contractor Sues Civilian Over Raid

[Translate] Military Contractor Sues Civilian Over Raid By MARLENE KENNEDY FORT EDWARD, N.Y. (CN) – A military contractor says in court that a civilian staged an armed raid on its plant in Kabul, Afghanistan, and stole 90 prefabricated buildings. MAKS … Continue reading

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Security contractor at Y-12 nuclear weapons plant fired after intrusion by activists

[Translate] Security contractor at Y-12 nuclear weapons plant fired after intrusion by activists By Associated Press, NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The security contractor at the Y-12 nuclear weapons plant in Tennessee was fired Monday after authorities said three protesters cut through … Continue reading

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