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Justice Dept Refuses To Attend Congressional Hearing On Halliburton Rape Cases

03/28/2008 02:45 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The Department of Justice refused to send a representative to answer questions from Congress today on the investigations into allegations of rape and sexual assault on female American contractors.

"I'm embarrassed that the Department of Justice can't even come forward," said the chairman of the House Judiciary Committee John Conyers, D-Mich.

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