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KBR Hit With FCA Suit Over ‘Excess’ LOGCAP III Supplies

KBR Hit With FCA Suit Over ‘Excess’ LOGCAP III Supplies Share us on: By Linda Chiem Law360, New York (October 10, 2014, 7:07 PM ET) — Defense contracting giant KBR Inc. has been accused of buying hundreds of millions of … Continue reading

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KBR Is Turning The Tables On The DCAA

KBR Is Turning The Tables On The DCAA  Law360, New York (October 08, 2014, 10:26 AM ET) — Dave Nadler In recent years, the Defense Contract Audit Agency’s audit In In In recent years, the Defense Contract Audit Agency’s audit practices have … Continue reading

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War Contractors Caught Between Troops, Bureaucrats: Judge

War Contractors Caught Between Troops, Bureaucrats: Judge Share us on: By Dietrich Knauth Law360, New York (September 18, 2014, 3:36 PM ET) — An Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals judge said Thursday that war zone contractors can end up … Continue reading

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Engility Escapes Int’l Law Claims In Serbian Genocide Suit

Engility Escapes Int’l Law Claims In Serbian Genocide Suit By Andrew Westney Law360, New York (September 24, 2014, 6:42 PM ET) — An Illinois federal judge on Wednesday tossed most claims in a proposed class action against defense contractor Engility … Continue reading

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A Verdict on Blackwater

The Opinion Pages | Editorial A Verdict on Blackwater By THE EDITORIAL BOARD  OCT. 22, 2014 It took far too long, but four former gunslingers with the Blackwater Worldwide security firm have at last been held accountable for the killing … Continue reading

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Four Blackwater Guards Convicted of Killing 14 Unarmed Iraqis

Four Blackwater Guards Convicted of Killing 14 Unarmed Iraqis BY Justine Drennan OCTOBER 22, 2014 – 06:15 PM   More than seven years after an incident that left 14 Iraqi civilians dead and severely strained relations between Baghdad and Washington, … Continue reading

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Blackwater guilty verdict long overdue

Opinion Khalid Mohammed / AP Blackwater guilty verdict long overdue Despite convictions, accountability gaps remain for security contractors October 22, 2014 1:30AM ET by Lauren Carasik Seven years after Blackwater contractors killed 14 unarmed Iraqi civilians and injured 17 others … Continue reading

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Blackwater guards guilty in Baghdad shooting

Blackwater guards guilty in Baghdad shooting By: Josh Gerstein October 22, 2014 12:52 PM EDT After nearly seven weeks of deliberations, a federal jury convicted four ex-Blackwater guards Wednesday in connection with a massacre of Iraqi civilians in a public … Continue reading

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Blackwater Founder Remains Free and Rich While His Former Employees Go Down on Murder Charges

Blackwater Founder Remains Free and Rich While His Former Employees Go Down on Murder Charges By Jeremy Scahill @jeremyscahill Today at 12:58 PM A federal jury in Washington, D.C., returned guilty verdicts against four Blackwater operatives charged with killing more … Continue reading

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Baghdad Blackwater shooting verdict

Baghdad Blackwater shooting verdict U.S. District Judge Royce C. Lamberth of the District presided over a 10-week trial of four former Blackwater security guards accused of killing 14 unarmed Iraqis and injuring 17 others in one of the most controversial … Continue reading

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