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The Document Archive - News and media reports: November - December 2009

 

December 31st, 2009 - Judge Dismisses All Charges in Blackwater Shooting

2 news articles from the Associated Press & Washington Post

 

December 30th, 2009 - Bombs Kill 24 in Iraq and Wound a Governor

1 news article from the New York Times

 

December 23rd, 2009 - Lithuania Denies Report It Hosted Secret CIA Prisons

1 news article from CNN

 

December 22nd, 2009 - Panel: Lithuanian Security Approved CIA Prisons

2 news articles from the Associated Press & Agence France Presse

 

December 16th, 2009 - “Shameful Evidence of Britain’s Torture Involvement Suppressed”, Court Hears

1 news article from Daily Telegraph

 

December 16th, 2009 - Appellate Panel Hears Arguments over ‘Rendition’ Case

2 news articles from Los Angeles Times & the Record

 

December 15th, 2009 - MPs Sue CIA to Shatter Secrecy on Britain’s Role in Rendition

1 news article from the Guardian

 

December 14th, 2009 - Minister’s Lawyers Attack ‘Torture’ Case Judges

1 news article from the Press Association

 

December 13th, 2009 - Binyam Mohamed Case: David Miliband Steps up Bid to Hide Proof of Torture

1 news article from the Guardian

 

December 12th, 2009 - Contractor Gets 9 Years in Army Bribery Case

1 news article from San Antonio Express-News

 

December 12th, 2009 - Panel Faults Marine for Response to Iraq Killings

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

December 12th, 2009 - Judge Panel To Hear Arguments On San Jose Rendition Case

1 news article from Bay City News

 

December 11th, 2009 - Mixed Ruling for Marine in Civilian Slayings in Iraq

1 news article from North County Times

 

December 10th, 2009 - ‘We Regrettably Killed Women and Children’

1 news article from North County Times

 

December 10th, 2009 - Blackwater Guards Tied to Secret C.I.A. Raids

1 news article from the New York Times

 

December 9th, 2009 - Car Bombs Rock Iraqi Capital, 112 Killed

2 news articles from Reuters & Agence France Presse

 

December 7th, 2009 - Parliament ‘Misled Over Rendition of Militants Captured in Iraq’

1 news article from the Daily Telegraph

 

December 3rd, 2009 - Iraq Violence Kills Eight, Including Senior Anti-Terror Cop

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

December 3rd, 2009 - Iraq Bribery Nets 17½-Year Sentence

1 news article from San Antonio Express-News

 

December 2nd, 2009 - Tycoon, Contractor, Soldier, Spy

1 feature article from Vanity Fair

 

December 2nd, 2009 - Marine Officer Could Face Demotion in Iraq Deaths

2 news articles from the Associated Press & North County Times

 

December 1st, 2009 - Iraq Reports Drop in Civilian Deaths in November

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

November 30th, 2009 - Lawyers: Ex-Soldier should have had Military Trial

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

November 29th, 2009 - Haditha Officer to Face Final Hearing

1 news article from North County Times

 

November 26th, 2009 - Lawyers: Government Misconduct in Blackwater Case

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

November 21st, 2009 - Lloyd’s Appeals Ruling on Colombian Drug Eradication Liability

1 news article from Bloomberg News

 

November 21st, 2009 - Lithuania Investigates Claim It Ran Secret Prison

1 news article from Irish Times

 

November 20th, 2009 - CIA Detainees Again an Issue in Lithuania

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

November 20th, 2009 - US to Drop Shooting Case Against Blackwater Guard

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

November 19th, 2009 - Lithuania Investigates Facility that may have been CIA ‘Black Site’

1 news article from the Washington Post

 

November 19th, 2009 - Court Rejects David Miliband Bid to Suppress CIA Evidence

1 news article from the Guardian

 

November 19th, 2009 - Fine and Inquiry Possible for Blackwater Successor

1 news article from the New York Times

 

November 18th, 2009 - CIA Secret ‘Torture’ Prison Found at Fancy Horseback Riding Academy

1 news article from ABC News

 

November 16th, 2009 - Kuwaiti Contractor Accused of Bilking Army

1 news article from San Antonio Express-News

 

November 16th, 2009 - Iraqi Province Holds Its Breath as U.S. Draws Down

1 news article from the New York Times

 

November 13th, 2009 - Huge Rise in Birth Defects in Falluja

2 news articles from the Guardian                     

 

November 12th, 2009 - Iraq Probes ‘Blackwater Bribes’

1 news article from BBC News

 

November 12th, 2009 - Ex-Spy Plame and Publisher Lose Memoir Appeal

1 news article from Reuters                                                     

 

November 11th, 2009 - White House Allies Say Obama Bungled Guantanamo Closing

1 news article from McClatchy Newspapers

 

November 11th, 2009 - Blackwater Said to Pursue Bribes to Iraq After 17 Died

2 news articles from the New York Times & CNN

 

November 10th, 2009 - Settlement Falls Through in Blackwater Civil Suit

1 news article from the Associated Press

 

November 9th, 2009 - Guantanamo Conditions ‘Deteriorate’

1 feature article from Al Jazeera

 

November 9th, 2009 - Foggy World of CIA ‘Renditions’ Might Include Jet with Local Ties

1 feature article from Great Falls Tribune

 

November 6th, 2009 - Feds File Suit Over Bribery Scheme in Iraq

1 news article from San Antonio Express-News

 

November 6th, 2009 - Italian Court Convicts US Agents in CIA Rendition Case

1 news article from World Socialist Web Site        

 

November 5th, 2009 - Proposals to Outlaw Extraordinary Rendition in the UK Drawn Up

1 news article from the Guardian

 

November 5th, 2009 - UN Assembly Votes for Probes of Gaza War Charges

1 news article from Reuters

 

November 4th, 2009 - Former UK Ambassador: CIA Sent People to Be ‘Raped with Broken Bottles’

1 news article from Raw Story

 

November 4th, 2009 - Italian Judge Convicts 23 in CIA Kidnap Case

2 news articles from the Associated Press & Christian Science Monitor

 

November 3rd, 2009 - Govt Lawyers Seek to Quash Rendition Lawsuit

1 news article from Inter Press Service

 

November 2nd, 2009 - Maher Arar’s U.S. Lawsuit Rejected

1 news article from the Globe and Mail

 

November 2nd, 2009 - Italian Court to Decide on CIA Rendition Trial this Week

1 news article from Agence France Presse

 

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