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KBR blasts ‘Parade Of Falsehoods’ In Soldiers’ burn pit lawsuit

KBR blasts ‘Parade Of Falsehoods’ In Soldiers’ burn pit lawsuit Post Date: August 7, 2016 | Category: Justice Abroad   Law360 — KBR assailed the discovery efforts of a group of soldiers in Maryland federal court Friday, arguing their motion … Continue reading

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Triple Canopy still dealing with lawsuit for hiring unqualified guards in Iraq

 Triple Canopy still dealing with lawsuit for hiring unqualified guards in Iraq Post Date: August 2, 2016 | Category: Around the World, Justice Abroad Law360 — The U.S. Supreme Court vacated a Fourth Circuit decision holding Triple Canopy Inc. liable for … Continue reading

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Private Military Contractors making footprints in Syria

KBR blasts ‘Parade Of Falsehoods’ In Soldiers’ burn pit lawsuit Post Date: August 7, 2016 | Category: Justice Abroad Law360 — KBR assailed the discovery efforts of a group of soldiers in Maryland federal court Friday, arguing their motion to … Continue reading

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Contractors Settle False Claims Allegations Related to USAID Food Aid Storage/Redelivery For $1.075M

Contractors Settle False Claims Allegations Related to USAID Food Aid Storage/Redelivery For $1.075M August 16, 2016 Posted: 3:55 am ET Via USDOJ: Jacintoport International LLC and Seaboard Marine Ltd Agree to Settle False Claims Allegations Related to Delivery of Humanitarian … Continue reading

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Ex-Marksmen Win Expanded Discovery In Blackwater FCA Row

Ex-Marksmen Win Expanded Discovery In Blackwater FCA Row By Michael Macagnone Law360, Washington (July 26, 2016, 6:50 PM ET) — A pair of former Academi employees won over a Virginia magistrate judge Tuesday in their False Claims Act suit, allowing … Continue reading

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Judge Tosses Lawsuit Blaming Twitter For Aiding ISIS In Security Contractor’s Death

Lauren C. Williams Lauren C. Williams Tech reporter at ThinkProgress. Get at me: lwilliams@thinkprogress.org Judge Tosses Lawsuit Blaming Twitter For Aiding ISIS In Security Contractor’s Death CREDIT: AP PHOTO/RICHARD DREW A federal judge dismissed a lawsuit claiming Twitter was responsible … Continue reading

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Dogs of War or Jackals of Terror? Foreign Fighters and Mercenaries in International Law

Dogs of War or Jackals of Terror? Foreign Fighters and Mercenaries in International Law

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Last Western Prisoner Leaves Afghanistan After Pardon

Last Western Prisoner Leaves Afghanistan After Pardon Robert Langdon was held in high-security facility for seven years Robert Langdon, who was initially sentenced to death in the 2009 shooting of an Afghan security contractor, leaves Kabul’s maximum-security prison. Photo: JESSICA … Continue reading

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DynCorp exec responds to DOJ fraud allegations

DynCorp exec responds to DOJ fraud allegations Aug 5, 2016, 4:52pm EDT Updated Aug 5, 2016, 5:15pm EDT James Bach Staff Reporter Washington Business Journal Related Content DynCorp faces uphill battle to defend DOJ suit DynCorp International secures debt deal, … Continue reading

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KBR Blasts ‘Parade Of Falsehoods’ In Soldiers’ Burn Pit MDL

KBR Blasts ‘Parade Of Falsehoods’ In Soldiers’ Burn Pit MDL By Bryan Koenig Law360, Washington (June 20, 2016, 1:22 PM ET) — KBR assailed the discovery efforts of a group of soldiers in Maryland federal court Friday, arguing their motion … Continue reading

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