Category Archives: Iraq

Senator Wyden Statement on Oregon Guardsmen’s KBR Lawsuit

Senator Wyden Statement on Oregon Guardsmen’s KBR Lawsuit 19 May 2015 04:36 Written by Press Release Washington, D.C. –(ENEWSPF)—May 19, 2015. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., today issued the following statement in response to the ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals … Continue reading

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The OTHER American Sniper

News EXCLUSIVE: The OTHER American Sniper – At age seven Nicholas Slatten killed his first deer with a single shot, at 20 he was an Army marksman. Now parents say he’s a Blackwater ‘scapegoat’ with a life sentence for killing … Continue reading

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Injured in Iraq, Terry Caulder fights for fairness as member of ‘disposable army’

Injured in Iraq, Terry Caulder fights for fairness as member of ‘disposable army’ Jeff Hartsell Email Facebook @jeff_fromthepc Apr 26 2015 10:00 pm Terry Caulder, a 44-year-old former North Charleston police officer, was injured while working as a private contractor … Continue reading

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Security guard’s grieving fiancée begs Gove to halt killer’s return from Iraq

News Security guard’s grieving fiancée begs Gove to halt killer’s return from Iraq The Sunday Times By Mark Hookham 17 May 2015 THE fiancée of a security guard who was murdered in Iraq by a British colleague just weeks before … Continue reading

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9th Circuit Court overturns $85M award for Oregon soldiers

9th Circuit Court overturns $85M award for Oregon soldiers  Larry Roberta, a former Marine and police officer, became disabled after his military service in Iraq. He is one of 12 Oregon plaintiffs whose judgment against the military contractor KBR was … Continue reading

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US Government Outsourcing, the Private Military Industry, and Operation Iraqi Freedom: A Case Study in Conflict Contracting

US Government Outsourcing, the Private Military Industry, and Operation Iraqi Freedom: A Case Study in Conflict Contracting Halpin, Allison Ann. US Government Outsourcing, the Private Military Industry, and Operation Iraqi Freedom: A Case Study in Conflict Contracting. Diss. University of … Continue reading

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The evolution of contracting in Iraq March 2003–March 2005

The evolution of contracting in Iraq March 2003–March 2005

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Not quite a civilian, not quite a soldier: How five words could subject civilian contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan to military jurisdiction

Not quite a civilian, not quite a soldier: How five words could subject civilian contractors in Iraq and Afghanistan to military jurisdiction

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Private Military Contractors in Iraq-Legal Status and State Responsibility

Private Military Contractors in Iraq-Legal Status and State Responsibility

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Jonathon Cote Annual Motorcycle Ride

Jonathon Cote Annual Motorcycle Ride freecote.com Frank Pacella 3:17 PM, May 13, 2015 WKBW BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) – Jonathon Cote was a U.S. Army Veteran.Jon was a Western New Yorker who was taken hostage, along with four others, while working … Continue reading

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