Category Archives: Colombia

Privatization of the war on drugs in Mexico and Colombia: limiting the application of humanitarian law and endangering human rights

[Translate] Privatization of the war on drugs in Mexico and Colombia: limiting the application of humanitarian law and endangering human rights

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Arias v. DYNCORP, 738 F. Supp. 2d 46 (D.C. 2010)

[Translate] Arias v. DYNCORP, 738 F. Supp. 2d 46 (D.C. 2010) District Court, District of Columbia Filed: September 15th, 2010 Precedential Status: Precedential Citations: 738 F. Supp. 2d 46 Docket Number: Civil Action Nos. 01-1908 (RWR), 07-1042(RWR) Author: Richard W. Roberts

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Ross v. DynCorp, 362 F. Supp. 2d 344 (D.C. 2005)

[Translate] Ross v. DynCorp, 362 F. Supp. 2d 344 (D.C. 2005) District Court, District of Columbia Filed: March 31st, 2005 Precedential Status: Precedential Citations: 362 F. Supp. 2d 344 Docket Number: CIV.A. 02-2404RCL Author: Royce C. Lamberth

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Private Military Firms as Instruments of U.S. Foreign Policy: The Case of Columbia

[Translate] Private Military Firms as Instruments of U.S. Foreign Policy: The Case of Columbia

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What Happens In Colombia Doesn’t Stay In Colombia

[Translate] What Happens In Colombia Doesn’t Stay In Colombia 12/05/2016 04:32 pm ET Katie Redford Co-Founder and Director, EarthRights International Federal judge tells Chiquita it must face human rights allegations in the U.S. After years of litigating against Chiquita on … Continue reading

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The Invisible Force

[Translate] THE INVISIBLE FORCE A comparative study of the use of private military and security companies in Iraq, the Occupied Palestinian Territories, and Colombia. Lessons for an international regulation.

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Above the Law, Under the Radar: A History of Private Contractors and Aerial Fumigation in Colombia

[Translate] Above the Law, Under the Radar: A History of Private Contractors and Aerial Fumigation in Colombia

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Chancery Keeps Alive Lloyd’s Chemical Spray Liability Fight

[Translate] Chancery Keeps Alive Lloyd’s Chemical Spray Liability Fight By Jeff Montgomery Law360, Wilmington (April 8, 2016, 4:30 PM ET) — Delaware’s Chancery Court has refused to toss a bid by Lloyd’s underwriters for retroactive revision of decades-old insurance policies … Continue reading

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When Crime Pays for Private Military Contractors

[Translate] Published on March 2nd, 2016 | by David Isenberg 1 When Crime Pays for Private Military Contractors by David Isenberg Everyone has heard the old cliché that crime pays. But criminals are not the only ones who make the … Continue reading

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Above the Law, Under the Radar: A History of Private Contractors and Aerial Fumigation in Colombia

[Translate] Above the Law, Under the Radar: A History of Private Contractors and Aerial Fumigation in Colombia

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