Daily Archives: December 28, 2016

The Professional Military Services Industry: Have We Created a New Military-Industrial Complex?

[Translate] The Professional Military Services Industry: Have We Created a New Military-Industrial Complex?

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Blending the Battlefield: An Analysis of Using Private Military Companies To Support Military Operations In Iraq

[Translate] Blending the Battlefield: An Analysis of Using Private Military Companies To Support Military Operations In Iraq

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Weaknesses in the USACE Defense Base Act Insurance Program Led to as Much as $58.5 Million in Refunds Not Returned to the U.S. Government and Other Problems

[Translate] Weaknesses in the USACE Defense Base Act Insurance Program Led to as Much as $58.5 Million in Refunds Not Returned to the U.S. Government and Other Problems

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Navy repeatedly dismissed evidence that ‘Fat Leonard’ was cheating the 7th Fleet

[Translate] Investigations Navy repeatedly dismissed evidence that ‘Fat Leonard’ was cheating the 7th Fleet By Craig Whitlock December 27 at 6:49 PM This undated photo shows Leonard Glenn Francis, also known as Fat Leonard, a defense contractor who supplied U.S. … Continue reading

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The Business of Punishing: Impediments to Accountability in the Private Corrections Industry

[Translate] The Business of Punishing: Impediments to Accountability in the Private Corrections Industry

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The Functional Political Question Doctrine and the Justiciability of Employee Tort Suits Against Military Service Contractors

[Translate] The Functional Political Question Doctrine and the Justiciability of Employee Tort Suits Against Military Service Contractors

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Certifying Responsible Private Security Companies: Assessing the Implementation of Transparency and Disclosure Provisions

[Translate] David Sebstead Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 Certifying Responsible Private Security Companies: Assessing the Implementation of Transparency and Disclosure Provisions Photo courtesy of flicker user DVIDSHUB, licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 INTRODUCTION The ANSI/ASIS PSC.1 – 2012 Management System for … Continue reading

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Accountability For Corporate Complicity In Torture

[Translate] Accountability For Corporate Complicity In Torture 0 07 Aug 2006 Well, last speaker of the conference.  I don’t know about all of you, but I’ve certainly learned a tremendous amount here, and it’s been a wonderful day.  My name … Continue reading

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A Call for Change: The Military Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act

[Translate] A Call for Change: The Military Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act 27 Jun 2010 A Call for Change: The Military Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act First Lieutenant James E. Hartney** I. INTRODUCTION II. MEJA CASE LAW III. CLOSING THE GAP IV. CHALLENGES OF … Continue reading

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Shields of War: al-Shimari v. CACI International and al-Quraishi v. L-3 Services Present an Opportunity to Define the Defense Available to Military Contracts Accused of Torture

[Translate] Shields of War: al-Shimari v. CACI International and al-Quraishi v. L-3 Services Present an Opportunity to Define the Defense Available to Military Contracts Accused of Torture

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