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Blackwater Lawsuit

Execs Blame CIA, Get Felony Charges Dropped

AP | MICHAEL BIESECKER | Posted 04.24.2013 | Business

RALEIGH, N.C. -- The federal prosecution of five former employees of the private security firm Blackwater has crumbled after the defendants said they ...

Amanda Terkel

Blackwater Sued By Sporting Goods Chain

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 07.06.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The name Blackwater has become so toxic that the notorious security contractor is now in the midst of its second makeover and has change...

Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Blaming Blackwater For Grisly Deaths

AP | MIKE BAKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. — A federal judge has tossed a lawsuit that blamed the security company formerly known as Blackwater for the deaths of four contra...

UPDATE: Blackwater Denies Destroying Evidence In Case Of Three Iraqis Killed By Guards

The Huffington Post | Cara Parks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATED: Xe spokeswoman Anne Tyrrell emailed The Huffington Post to respond: "Xe has strong internal and external document preservation controls and c...

Ex-Blackwater Guard Sued By Iraqi Family Over Death

AP | MIKE BAKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. — The family of a slain Iraqi security guard says in a federal lawsuit that a former Blackwater contractor fatally shot the man wh...

Blackwater Getting Out Of Security Business

AP | MATT APUZZO and MIKE BAKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MOYOCK, N.C. — Blackwater Worldwide said Monday that it planned a shift away from the security contracting business that earned it millions of d...

Lawsuit Alleges Blackwater Guards Pumped On Steroids And Other "Judgment-Altering Substances"

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A quarter of Blackwater security guards in Iraq use steroids and other "judgment-altering substances," according to a lawsuit filed by the families of...