Daily Archives: March 9, 2017

CIA Asserts State Secrets Privilege in Torture Case

[Translate] CIA Asserts State Secrets Privilege in Torture Case Posted on Mar.09, 2017 in CIA, state secrets privilege by Steven Aftergood The Central Intelligence Agency formally asserted the state secrets privilege this week in order to prevent disclosure of seven … Continue reading

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State Secrets Privilege Invoked to Block Testimony in C.I.A. Torture Case

[Translate] State Secrets Privilege Invoked to Block Testimony in C.I.A. Torture Case By JAMES RISEN, SHERI FINK and CHARLIE SAVAGEMARCH 8, 2017 Photo The Justice Department, under new Attorney General Jeff Sessions, invoked the state secrets privilege in an effort … Continue reading

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Contracting Data Analysis: Assessment of Government-wide Trends

[Translate] Contracting Data Analysis: Assessment of Government-wide Trends GAO-17-244SP: Published: Mar 9, 2017. Publicly Released: Mar 9, 2017. Fast Facts Summary View Report (PDF, 72 pages) Additional Materials: Highlights Page:  (PDF, 1 page) Full Report:  (PDF, 72 pages) Contact: William T. … Continue reading

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Nevada National Guard security will be privatized

[Translate]     Posted March 8, 2017 – 10:11am Nevada National Guard security will be privatized Col. Cory Schulz talks about security issues at Nevada National Guard bases. (Sean Whaley/Las Vegas Review-Journal) By SEAN WHALEY REVIEW-JOURNAL CAPITAL BUREAU CARSON CITY — A … Continue reading

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Bounty on slaves captured by privateer Midas, names list

[Translate] Bounty on slaves captured by privateer Midas, names list

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Arming of merchantmen

[Translate] Arming of merchantmen

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Spoliations by Spanish privateer

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Extension of privateer pension fund

[Translate] Extension of privateer pension fund

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Indemnity for losses sustained by alleged misconduct of revenue officers in relation to ship Betty Cathcart and brig Aaron

[Translate] Indemnity for losses sustained by alleged misconduct of revenue officers in relation to ship Betty Cathcart and brig Aaron

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Piracy and outrage on commerce of United States in Caribbean by Spanish privateers from Cuba

[Translate] Piracy and outrage on commerce of United States in Caribbean by Spanish privateers from Cuba

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