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Jurors’ Note Hints at Conviction in Blackwater Case

U.S. Jurors’ Note Hints at Conviction in Blackwater Case NYTimes.com Feed By MATT APUZZO 2 October 2014, WASHINGTON — Jurors who have for weeks been deliberating in the murder and manslaughter case against four former Blackwater Worldwide security contractors passed … Continue reading

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Tesfaye v. DynCorp International LLC

CIVIL ACTIONS The National Law Journal 29 September 2014. The following cases were recently filed in the Washington-area district courts. This information is provided by the district courts’ official online bulletins. … U.S. DISTRICT COURT IN GREENBELT, MD. Tesfaye v. … Continue reading

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G4S ordered to pay pounds 6,000 to ‘humiliated’ disabled man

G4S ordered to pay pounds 6,000 to ‘humiliated’ disabled man The Guardian By Haroon Siddique 25 September 2014 A 79-year-old disabled former serviceman has been awarded pounds 6,000 damages after a judge ruled that he was humiliated by G4S prison … Continue reading

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Ex-FBI agent headed to trial in Afghan scheme involving former soldiers

Ex-FBI agent headed to trial in Afghan scheme involving former soldiers Sep. 28, 2014 – 02:35PM   | Retired FBI agent Robert G. Lustyik Jr., leaves federal court in Salt Lake City on Oct. 30, 2012, after pleading not guilty to … Continue reading

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Family of Security Workers Killed in Iraq Take on Uncle Sam at the 9th Circuit

Thursday, September 11, 2014Last Update: 10:21 AM PT   Family of Security Workers Killed in Iraq Take on Uncle Sam at the 9th Circuit By TIM HULL   (CN) – A shadowy federal policy gave hired guns in Iraq freedom … Continue reading

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Supreme Court to address circuit splits on wartime tolling and first-to-file bar

Supreme Court to address circuit splits on wartime tolling and first-to-file bar Saul Ewing LLP Patrick M. Hromisin and Nicholas J. Nastasi USA August 28 2014 Author page » Author page » In Brief The Supreme Court has agreed to … Continue reading

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2 Blackwater jurors raise pay issues

2 Blackwater jurors raise pay issues By PETE YOST, Associated Press : September 24, 2014 : Updated: September 24, 2014 10:44am WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge has arranged for two jurors to get legal help to ensure they are … Continue reading

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No Deal’ to Pay State Witness U.S.$100K in Mercenary Case

No Deal’ to Pay State Witness U.S.$100K in Mercenary Case All Africa Kennedy L. Yangian By by Kennedy L. Yangian 25 September 2014 08:25, Monrovia, Sep 25, 2014 (FrontPageAfrica/All Africa Global Media via COMTEX) — Claims and counter claims had … Continue reading

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KBR Subcontractor Challenges Jurisdiction In FCA Suit

KBR Subcontractor Challenges Jurisdiction In FCA Suit Share us on: By Igor Kossov Law360, New York (September 03, 2014, 3:12 PM ET) — A Kellogg Brown & Root Inc. subcontractor said Tuesday that the U.S. government’s False Claims Act accusations … Continue reading

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KBR Accuses DCAA Of ‘Malpractice’ In $12.5M Lawsuit

KBR Accuses DCAA Of ‘Malpractice’ In $12.5M Lawsuit Share us on: By Dietrich Knauth Law360, New York (September 17, 2014, 1:45 PM ET) — Kellogg Brown & Root Services Inc. sued the U.S. government in Delaware federal court on Tuesday, … Continue reading

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