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Military and Contractor Justice in Iraq

[Translate] Military and Contractor Justice in Iraq

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Rex Tillerson Could Be America’s Most Dangerous Secretary of State

[Translate] Posted on January 9, 2017 by In These Times Rex Tillerson Could Be America’s Most Dangerous Secretary of State Syndicated from post here. (Begin article) “My philosophy is to make money.”                  … Continue reading

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The 2004 murder of 12 Nepalis in Iraq: US court dismisses case against American company

[Translate] The 2004 murder of 12 Nepalis in Iraq: US court dismisses case against American company OnlineKhabar  | Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 12:07 PM File Kathmandu, January 4 A US appeals court has ruled in favour of an American company … Continue reading

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Military Burn Pits in Iraq and Afghanistan: Considerations and Obstacles for Emerging Litigation

[Translate] Military Burn Pits in Iraq and Afghanistan: Considerations and Obstacles for Emerging Litigation

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A legal analysis of the British East India Company

[Translate] A legal analysis of the British East India Company

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NGO to High Court: Stop private security policing Palestinian land

[Translate] NGO to High Court: Stop private security policing Palestinian land   In 1971, the IDF issued an order empowering private contractors to perform searches and seizures, and use “any reasonable measure” to arrest Palestinians. A Palestinian villager rides his … Continue reading

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The Functional Political Question Doctrine and the Justiciability of Employee Tort Suits Against Military Service Contractors

[Translate] The Functional Political Question Doctrine and the Justiciability of Employee Tort Suits Against Military Service Contractors

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Certifying Responsible Private Security Companies: Assessing the Implementation of Transparency and Disclosure Provisions

[Translate] David Sebstead Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 Certifying Responsible Private Security Companies: Assessing the Implementation of Transparency and Disclosure Provisions Photo courtesy of flicker user DVIDSHUB, licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 INTRODUCTION The ANSI/ASIS PSC.1 – 2012 Management System for … Continue reading

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Accountability For Corporate Complicity In Torture

[Translate] Accountability For Corporate Complicity In Torture 0 07 Aug 2006 Well, last speaker of the conference.  I don’t know about all of you, but I’ve certainly learned a tremendous amount here, and it’s been a wonderful day.  My name … Continue reading

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A Call for Change: The Military Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act

[Translate] A Call for Change: The Military Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act 27 Jun 2010 A Call for Change: The Military Extraterritorial Jurisdiction Act First Lieutenant James E. Hartney** I. INTRODUCTION II. MEJA CASE LAW III. CLOSING THE GAP IV. CHALLENGES OF … Continue reading

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