Overseas Civilian Contractors

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Memorandum of Dismissal of Charges Against Blackwater Guards

In a 90-page opinion, Judge Ricardo M. Urbina of Federal District Court in Washington dismissed charges against five Blackwater Guards who had been charged in a 2007 shooting in Baghdad that left 17 dead, writing that the government’s mishandling of the case “requires dismissal of the indictment against all the defendants.” Related Article »


January 3, 2010 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , , , | Leave a comment