Category Archives: Iraq

ALKANANI v. AEGIS DEFENSE SERVICES, LLC, Dist. Court, Dist. of Columbia 2014

ALKANANI v. AEGIS DEFENSE SERVICES, LLC, Dist. Court, Dist. of Columbia 2014 KHADIM ALKANANI, Plaintiff, v. AEGIS DEFENSE SERVICES, LLC, and AEGIS DEFENCE SERVICES LIMITED, Defendants. Civil Action No. 09-CV-1607 (KBJ)(AK).United States District Court, District of Columbia. March 26, 2014. … Continue reading

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D.C. Circuit Criticizes Prosecutors in Blackwater Case

D.C. Circuit Criticizes Prosecutors in Blackwater Case Zoe Tillman, Legal Times April 21, 2014   Stephen Williams, Merrick Garland and Douglas Ginsburg of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. Photo: Diego M. Radzinschi/NLJ. A federal appellate panel … Continue reading

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ADHIKARI v. DAOUD & PARTNERS, Dist. Court, SD Texas 2014

ADHIKARI v. DAOUD & PARTNERS, Dist. Court, SD Texas 2014 RAMCHANDRA ADHIKARI, et al, Plaintiffs, v. DAOUD & PARTNERS, et al., Defendants Civil Action No. 4:09-CV-1237.United States District Court, S.D. Texas, Houston Division. January 15, 2014. MEMORANDUM AND ORDER KEITH … Continue reading

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KELLOGG BROWN & ROOT SERVICES, INC. v. US, Court of Federal Claims 2014

KELLOGG BROWN & ROOT SERVICES, INC. v. US, Court of Federal Claims 2014 KELLOGG BROWN & ROOT SERVICES, INC., Plaintiff, v. THE UNITED STATES, Defendant. No. 12-780 C.United States Court of Federal Claims. March 7, 2014.Raymond Biagini, Washington, DC, for … Continue reading

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Gov’t: Case against a Blackwater guard in jeopardy

Gov’t: Case against a Blackwater guard in jeopardy Apr. 17, 2014 5:11 PM EDT WASHINGTON (AP) — The government says its criminal case against a former Blackwater security guard is in jeopardy as a June 11 trial looms on charges … Continue reading

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KBR and Halliburton Can Be Sued For Iraq Toxic Burn Pits, Court Rules

KBR and Halliburton Can Be Sued For Iraq Toxic Burn Pits, Court Rules by Fatima Hansia, CorpWatch Blog April 17th, 2014 A soldier pushes the bulldozer into the flames of the burn pit. Photo: Sgt. Abel Trevino. Used under Creative Commons license. … Continue reading

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Blackwater Guards Finally to be Tried for Killing 14 Iraqi Civilians

Blackwater Guards Finally to be Tried for Killing 14 Iraqi Civilians Sunday, April 13, 2014 Blackwater Victim-Mohammed Hafiz shows photo of 10-year-old son, Ali Mohammed, October 4, 2007 (Photo: Khalid Mohammed, AP) One of the darkest episodes during the U.S. … Continue reading

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Extradition looms for Canadian accused of building faulty trucks for U.S. military

Extradition looms for Canadian accused of building faulty trucks for U.S. military William Whyte’s Armet Armoured Vehicles won $6.4 million contract By Douglas Quan, Postmedia News April 11, 2014 12:20 PM In 2012, a federal grand jury in the United … Continue reading

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Privileged status of internal investigations at risk

Privileged status of internal investigations at risk Stinson Leonard Street LLP Russ Berland and Douglas R. Peterson April 7 2014 Court Finds Reports from Company’s Internal Investigation Are Not Privileged, Must Be Produced In Litigation A recent ruling by the … Continue reading

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Court hears case of military intrigue, sex abuse, fraud

Court hears case of military intrigue, sex abuse, fraud By Paula McMahon Sun Sentinel (Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.) Published: April 5, 2014 A Palm Beach County man with a mysterious past is at the center of a federal investigation that includes … Continue reading

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