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9th Circuit Tells KBR to Get Ready for Trial

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By Amanda Halter In a terse one-line opinion, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals today dismissed KBR’s appeal of Oregon federal judge Paul Papak’s ruling rejecting KBR’s position that the private military contractor is immune from suit. The decision represents a monumental step forward for the several dozen Oregon National Guardsmen who filed suit against [...]

December 14th, 2010 | Posted in Documents,KBR Lawsuits,Oregon Court Filings,Oregon Federal Court,Oregon Lawsuits,Oregon Rulings,Qarmat Ali Blog,Qarmat Ali Case Update | Read More »

Order Compelling KBR Witness Timeline

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Order Compelling KBR Witness Timeline

November 17th, 2010 | Posted in Documents | Read More »

Minutes from KBR Meeting Sept. 16, 2003

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Minutes from September 16, 2003 meeting of KBR managers showing alarming medical test results from exposure to sodium dichromate. Minutes from KBR Meeting Sept. 16, 2003

November 12th, 2010 | Posted in Documents | Read More »

Minutes from KBR Meeting Oct. 2, 2003

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Minutes from October 2, 2003 meeting of KBR managers show their knowledge of safety hazard being posed by sodium dichromate, concern over human exposure to the chemical, and fear of being held responsible. Minutes from KBR Meeting Oct. 2, 2003

November 12th, 2010 | Posted in Documents | Read More »

Federal Judge Rejects Latest KBR/Halliburton Delay Attempt

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By order entered November 2, 2010, in federal court in Houston, Texas United States District Judge Vanessa Gilmore denied KBR/Halliburton’s motion to enter a “Lone Pine Order”. KBR/Halliburton claimed that the US Army’s initial report completed in 2003 on the soldiers’ exposures at Qarmat Ali, relying primarily on information provided at the time by KBR/Halliburton [...]

November 3rd, 2010 | Posted in Blog,Documents,Qarmat Ali Case Update | Read More »

Burn Pits Documents (MDL 98) Order on Motion to Dismiss (00134597)

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Burn Pits Documents (MDL 98) Order on Motion to Dismiss (00134597)

October 7th, 2010 | Posted in Burn pit lawsuits,Documents | Read More »

Burn Pits Documents (MDL 98) MDL Complaint 3-9-10 (00064877)

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Burn Pits Documents (MDL 98) MDL Complaint 3-9-10 (00064877)

October 7th, 2010 | Posted in Burn pit lawsuits,Documents | Read More »

KBR Qarmat Ali – Oregon Order on Personal Jurisdiction 00091630

KBR Qarmat Ali – Oregon Order on Personal Jurisdiction 00091630

October 7th, 2010 | Posted in Documents,Oregon Rulings | Read More »

KBR Qarmat Ali – Order in TX Federal Court 00080933

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KBR Qarmat Ali – Order in TX Federal Court 00080933

October 7th, 2010 | Posted in Documents,Texas Court Rulings | Read More »

Order Denying Motion to Dismiss on Immunity Grounds (00132958)

Order Denying Motion to Dismiss on Immunity Grounds (00132958)

October 7th, 2010 | Posted in Documents,Oregon Rulings | Read More »

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