Daily Archives: November 11, 2015

Former CIA Detainees Sue CIA Contractors Under The Alien Tort Statute For Alleged Torture

[Translate] Former CIA Detainees Sue CIA Contractors Under The Alien Tort Statute For Alleged Torture By Robert Loeb, David Ryan Tuesday, November 10, 2015, 9:54 AM Last month, the ACLU filed a civil action in the Eastern District of Washington on behalf of Suleiman … Continue reading

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Guns For Hire: Private Military Companies and Their Status Under International Humanitarian Law

[Translate] Guns For Hire: Private Military Companies and Their Status Under International Humanitarian Law

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Fourth Circuit allows Alien Tort Statute claim against Abu Ghraib contractor. (Case note)

[Translate] Fourth Circuit allows Alien Tort Statute claim against Abu Ghraib contractor. (Case note)

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Mercenaries in Libya: Ramifications of the Treatment of ‘Armed Mercenary Personnel’ under the Arms Embargo for Private Military Company Contractors

[Translate] Mercenaries in Libya: Ramifications of the Treatment of ‘Armed Mercenary Personnel’ under the Arms Embargo for Private Military Company Contractors

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Twilight Policing: Private Security Practices in South Africa

[Translate] Twilight Policing: Private Security Practices in South Africa

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Maritime piracy business networks and institutions in Africa

[Translate] Maritime piracy business networks and institutions in Africa

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The New International Policing

[Translate] The New International Policing

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The legitimacy of private transnational governance: experts and the transnational market for force

[Translate] The legitimacy of private transnational governance: experts and the transnational market for force

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A Corporate Alternative to United Nations ad hoc Military Deployments

[Translate] A Corporate Alternative to United Nations ad hoc Military Deployments

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Exploring the Applicability of Command Responsibility to Private Military Contractors

[Translate] Exploring the Applicability of Command Responsibility to Private Military Contractors

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