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  • December 07, 2023

    Army Civilian Employee Charged With $100M Fraud Scheme

    A federal grand jury returned an indictment accusing a San Antonio woman of stealing more than $100 million from the U.S. Army by submitting fraudulent paperwork claiming her business was entitled to grant funds.

  • December 06, 2023

    Russians Face 'Historic' Charges Under US War Crimes Law

    Prosecutors have accused four Russian nationals of committing war crimes as part of Russia's invasion of Ukraine, filing the first-ever charges under the U.S. war crimes statute in a "historic" indictment unsealed Wednesday in Virginia federal court, according to the U.S. Department of Justice.

  • December 06, 2023

    Judge Newman Decries Unenforceable Fed. Circ. Promises

    Federal Circuit Judge Pauline Newman told a D.C. federal judge Wednesday that she's entitled to an injunction barring her colleagues from keeping her off new cases, even though the original suspension order she challenged has been lifted.

  • December 06, 2023

    Plane Owner Claims Immunity In Military Crash Suit

    The owner of an airplane that collided with a military jet pressed a California federal court to free it from the government's negligence suit, repeatedly stressing that the plane was leased to another company at the time of the crash.

  • December 06, 2023

    8th Circ. Nixes NLRB Ruling On Air Force Contractor Firings

    The Eighth Circuit knocked the National Labor Relations Board's analysis of a U.S. Air Force contractor's termination of more than a dozen workers who discussed unionizing, saying in a decision Wednesday that evidence didn't support the board's findings of federal labor law violations.

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