Daily Archives: April 16, 2013

Contractor tort immunity under the law of military occupation.

[Translate] Contractor tort immunity under the law of military occupation. By: O’Connor, John F., UCLA Journal of International Law & Foreign Affairs, Fall2009, Vol. 14, Issue 2 ABSTRACT The United States’ invasion and subsequent military occupation of Afghanistan and Iraq … Continue reading

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Former U.S. Army Sergeant Pleads Guilty to Making False Statements

[Translate] Former U.S. Army Sergeant Pleads Guilty to Making False Statements U.S. Attorney’s Office April 11, 2013 Eastern District of Virginia  (703) 299-3700 ALEXANDRIA, VA—Ramy Elmery, 43, of Woodbridge, Virginia, pleaded guilty today to one count of false statements stemming … Continue reading

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Former Blackwater contractors ordered to prison

[Translate] Former Blackwater contractors ordered to prison By Bill Sizemore The Virginian-Pilot © April 15, 2013 NORFOLK Two former Blackwater contractors have been ordered to federal prison after exhausting their appeals in the 2009 shooting death of a civilian in … Continue reading

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