Category Archives: Fraud/Waste/Abuse

Contract Torture: Will Boyle Allow Private Military Contractors to Profit from the Abuse of Prisoners

[Translate] Contract Torture: Will Boyle Allow Private Military Contractors to Profit from the Abuse of Prisoners

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The Privatization of Human Rights Violations – Business’ Impunity or Corporate Responsibility – The Case of Human Rights Abuses and Torture in Iraq

[Translate] The Privatization of Human Rights Violations – Business’ Impunity or Corporate Responsibility – The Case of Human Rights Abuses and Torture in Iraq

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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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Legal Options To Stop Human Trafficking

[Translate] Legal Options To Stop Human Trafficking

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Examining the Effectiveness of U.S. Efforts To Combat Waste, Fraud, Abuse, and Corruption in Iraq, Special Hearings

[Translate] Examining the Effectiveness of U.S. Efforts To Combat Waste, Fraud, Abuse, and Corruption in Iraq, Special Hearings

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Oversight Hearing on Army Retaliation Against Whistleblowers Who Objected to Iraq Contracting Abuses

[Translate] Oversight Hearing on Army Retaliation Against Whistleblowers Who Objected to Iraq Contracting Abuses

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Closing Legal Loopholes: Prosecuting Sexual Assaults and Other Violent Crimes Committed Overseas by American Civilians in a Combat Environment

[Translate] Closing Legal Loopholes:  Prosecuting Sexual Assaults and Other Violent Crimes Committed Overseas by American Civilians in a Combat Environment

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War Profiteering and Other Contractor Crimes Committed Overseas

[Translate] War Profiteering and Other Contractor Crimes Committed Overseas

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U.N. and the Sex Slave Trade in Bosnia: Isolated Case or Larger Problem in the U.N. System

[Translate] U.N. and the Sex Slave Trade in Bosnia: Isolated Case or Larger Problem in the U.N. System

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