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Defense Rests in Blackwater Trial

Defense Rests in Blackwater Trial WASHINGTON — Aug 25, 2014, 6:04 PM ET By PETE YOST Associated Press Four Blackwater security guards on Monday rested their defense in the shootings that killed or wounded more than 30 Iraqis seven years … Continue reading

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Metzgar v. KBR Inc. In re KBR Inc.

Metzgar v. KBR Inc.  In re KBR Inc. In re: KBR, INCORPORATED, Burn Pit Litigation; ALAN METZGAR; PAUL PARKER; RICHARD RONALD GUILMETTE; WILLIAM G. BRISTER, JR.; HENRY J. O’NEILL; MICHAEL AUW; CORY CASALEGNO; MICHAEL DOUGLAS MOORE; DAVID U. LACKEY; RANDALL … Continue reading

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KELLOGG BROWN & ROOT SERVICES, INC., Plaintiff-Appellant, v. UNITED STATES, Defendant-Appellee

KELLOGG BROWN & ROOT SERVICES, INC., Plaintiff-Appellant, v. UNITED STATES, Defendant-Appellee. 2013-5030 UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE FEDERAL CIRCUIT 742 F.3d 967; 2014 U.S. App. LEXIS 1991   February 3, 2014, Decided

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Blackwater Guard Asks For Acquittal Of Murder Charge

Blackwater Guard Asks For Acquittal Of Murder Charge Share us on: By Erica Teichert Law360, Washington (August 20, 2014, 8:12 PM ET) — A former Blackwater Worldwide security guard called on a Washington, D.C., federal judge on Tuesday to throw … Continue reading

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Ex-CIA Contractor: Iraq Crisis a ‘Failure of US Leadership’

Ex-CIA Contractor: Iraq Crisis a ‘Failure of US Leadership’ CBNNews.com Tuesday, August 19, 2014 A new poll shows American opinions on Iraq have shifted a lot in recent weeks. The biggest change came for people who were opposing U.S. involvement. … Continue reading

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Exclusive: US Recruits Iraq Security ‘Advisers’

Exclusive: US Recruits Iraq Security ‘Advisers’ The US Army looks to beef up its ‘Office of Security Assistance’, despite Barack Obama ruling out sending troops back to Iraq. 6:46pm UK, Tuesday 19 August 2014 Some 40,000 security guards worked in … Continue reading

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Taxpayer funds spared as judge tosses lawsuit from Iraq war contractor KBR

Taxpayer funds spared as judge tosses lawsuit from Iraq war contractor KBR Sen. Ron Wyden, Oregon Democrat, warns that Section 702 programs can amount to warrantless “backdoor searches” of Americans’ communications/ (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File) more > By Jim McElhatton … Continue reading

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KBR asks Supreme Court to determine whether soldiers can sue over war-zone events

KBR asks Supreme Court to determine whether soldiers can sue over war-zone events Lawyers for Oregon soldiers said this photo, taken by an Indiana Guard soldier, shows bags of sodium dichromate piled high at Qarmat Ali in 2003. KBR’s lawyers … Continue reading

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Jonathon Cote Memorial Motorcycle Ride Today

Jonathon Cote Memorial Motorcycle Ride Today Heather Ly, WGRZ 11:29 a.m. EDT August 17, 2014 (Photo: freecote.com) WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. – Dozens of riders are taking part in an annual motorcycle ride fundraiser in memory of a Western New York man … Continue reading

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U.S. Military Logistics Contracting in Iraq: KBR Base Contracts 2007

Home Base Locations Subcontracting Firms by Country Summary Maps Contractor Maps U.S. Military Logistics Contracting in Iraq Project Overview Over the past decade the U. S. military has relied upon hundreds of thousands of civilian contractors from around the world … Continue reading

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