Daily Archives: December 8, 2016

The implications of privatised policing in the UK

[Translate] The implications of privatised policing in the UK

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Peace at What Price? The Uncertain Costs of Privatised Peace Supoort Operations

[Translate] Peace at What Price? The Uncertain Costs of Privatised Peace Supoort Operations

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PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS SERIES THE MONTREUX DOCUMENT AND THE INTERNATIONAL CODE OF CONDUCT Understanding the relationship between international initiatives to regulate the global private security industry

[Translate] PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIPS SERIES THE MONTREUX DOCUMENT AND THE INTERNATIONAL CODE OF CONDUCT Understanding the relationship between international initiatives to regulate the global private security industry

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Bodies of evidence: psychologists and the CIA torture scandal

[Translate] Bodies of evidence: psychologists and the CIA torture scandal Antonio Melechi examines how enhanced interrogation techniques came to be introduced at War on Terror ‘black sites’ September 29, 2016 By Antonio Melechi Source: Getty/Alamy montage In the summer of … Continue reading

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New procedure for renewal of PSSC certificates

[Translate] New procedure for renewal of PSSC certificates

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Seventh Circuit Interprets “Reasonable Belief” in FCA Retaliation Claim

[Translate] Seventh Circuit Interprets “Reasonable Belief” in FCA Retaliation Claim Katz Marshall & Banks LLP USA November 17 2016 Although the amendments to the 2009 Fraud Enforcement and Recovery Act (FERA) expanded the scope of the False Claims Act’s (FCA) … Continue reading

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Seventh Circuit Rejects False Claims Act and Retaliation Claims Premised on Purported Breach of Contract

[Translate] Seventh Circuit Rejects False Claims Act and Retaliation Claims Premised on Purported Breach of Contract Ropes & Gray LLP USA November 30 2016 On October 11, 2016, the Seventh Circuit confirmed that there is no violation of the False … Continue reading

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G4S and Serco facing losses after Government extends asylum seeker contracts

[Translate] G4S and Serco facing losses after Government extends asylum seeker contracts 0 Comments Hundreds of thousands of people have made treacherous journeys to Europe since the contracts were signed in 2012  Credit: PA The £60m North Western business keeping … Continue reading

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UN World Food Program in Jordan drops its contracts with G4S

[Translate] UN World Food Program in Jordan drops its contracts with G4S Palestinian BDS National Committee on December 6, 2016 (Image: Palestinian BDS National Committee)       The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) in Jordan has … Continue reading

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Architect Of CIA’s Waterboarding Program And Fox & Friends Host Mislead About Torture

[Translate] Architect Of CIA’s Waterboarding Program And Fox & Friends Host Mislead About Torture Research ››› November 30, 2016 4:14 PM EST ››› NICK FERNANDEZ Fox host Brian Kilmeade praised waterboarding, claiming it “yield[ed] tremendous results,” during an error-filled interview … Continue reading

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