A US appeals court has dismissed a lawsuit against banana grower Chiquita brought by at least 4,000 Colombians who accused the company of supporting paramilitary forces who killed or tortured their relatives. 372 more words
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The View From LL2
In its recently released decision in Al Shimari v. CACI International (4th Cir. 2014), the Fourth Circuit followed a recent trend that has emerged in alien tort statute (“ATS”) cases, post- 3,514 more words
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Al Shamari v CACI Premiere Technology, Inc.
Al Shamari and others sued CACI alleging war crimes and common law tort claims arising from CACI employee actions while serving as contractors at the Abu Gharib prison in Iraq. 194 more words
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