Category Archives: Fraud/Waste/Abuse

Army employee took $320,000 bribes from contractors in Afghanistan

[Translate]   Army employee took $320,000 bribes from contractors in Afghanistan by Staff Report • August 13, 2017 • A 48-year-old central Illinois man who worked for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in Afghanistan has pleaded guilty to soliciting $320,000 in bribes … Continue reading

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Judge Rejects Arguments Of CIA Torture Architects, Allows Lawsuit To Go To Trial

[Translate] Judge Rejects Arguments Of CIA Torture Architects, Allows Lawsuit To Go To Trial 08 Aug 2017 Kevin Gosztola 0 2 1 CIA contractor James Mitchell on CSPAN2’s “Book TV” (Screen shot from CSPAN2) A federal judge allowed a lawsuit … Continue reading

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Sen. McCaskill August 7, 2017 letter to SecDef Mattis

[Translate] Sen. McCaskill August 7, 2017 letter to SecDef Mattis    

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Taxpayers on the Hook for Porsches, Alfa Romeos, a Bentley, and an Aston Martin Draws Outrage from McCaskill

[Translate] BREAKING: Taxpayers on the Hook for Porsches, Alfa Romeos, a Bentley, and an Aston Martin Draws Outrage from McCaskill Senator: ‘Whoever approved of this spending should be fired’ Wednesday, August 9, 2017 WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill, the … Continue reading

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Defense Contractor Billed Government for Porsches, Million-Dollar Salaries and Secret Guns

[Translate]  Defense Contractor Billed Government for Porsches, Million-Dollar Salaries and Secret Guns By Eric Katz 2:45 PM ET 43 Comments Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., said: “Whoever approved of this spending should be fired.” Flickr user Senator Claire McCaskill A contractor … Continue reading

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What are the CIA ‘Torture’ Techniques That Two Psychologists are Going to Trial for?

[Translate] What are the CIA ‘Torture’ Techniques That Two Psychologists are Going to Trial for? By Tom Porter On 7/29/17 at 9:30 AM  U.S. A New York judge refused to throw out a case against two psychologists who devised interrogation … Continue reading

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The C.I.A. Psychologists

[Translate] The Opinion Pages | Letter The C.I.A. Psychologists JULY 6, 2017 Photo Still image from a video deposition of Dr. Bruce Jessen. To the Editor: In “Suit Gives New Details of Brutal Interrogations” (“Lasting Scars” series, front page, June … Continue reading

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Psychologists, Architects of CIA Experimental Torture Program

[Translate] Psychologists, Architects of CIA Experimental Torture Program Sued by American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) By Kevin Gosztola Global Research, July 29, 2017 Shadowproof 28 July 2017 Region: USA Theme: Crimes against Humanity, Intelligence, Law and Justice, US NATO War … Continue reading

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Former staffer with U.S. contractor pleads guilty in State Department scam

[Translate] Former staffer with U.S. contractor pleads guilty in State Department scam The State Department overpaid to lease property in Iraq, thanks to a conspiratorial group of contractors. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images) By Rachel Weiner July 31 at 11:42 AM A … Continue reading

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Case Against CIA Torture ‘Architects’ Headed To Trial

[Translate] Case Against CIA Torture ‘Architects’ Headed To Trial The lawsuit against James Mitchell and Bruce Jensen, contractors for the CIA, is being brought by the American Civil Liberties Union on behalf of three men held in secret CIA facilities … Continue reading

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