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23 May 2001

DynCorp In Colombia: Outsourcing the Drug War

Author: Jeremy Bigwood, CorpWatch

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Article
21 September 2001

Environment: Ecuadorians file U.S. suit over Plan Colombia

Author: Inter Press Service

Ecuadorian Indians are taking legal action in federal court here, charging that a U.S. company that was contracted to carry out fumigation of illicit crops in neighboring Colombia recklessly sprayed their homes and farms, causing illnesses and deaths,...

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Article
25 September 2001

DynCorp Complaint

Author: International Labor Rights Fund

[Text of class action complaint against DynCorp in U.S. court] [download] "The claims in this action arise from the DynCorp Defendants' conduct in connection with the implementation of their contract with agencies of the U.S. government to exterminate...

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25 September 2001

Text of class action complaint against DynCorp in U.S. court

Author: International Labor Rights Fund

"The claims in this action arise from the DynCorp Defendants' conduct in connection with the implementation of their contract with agencies of the U.S. government to exterminate, by use of fumigants sprayed from airplanes, plantations of cocaine and/or...

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30 November 2001

Litigation Update: A Summary of Recent Developments in U.S. Cases Brought Under the Alien Tort Claims Act and Torture Protection Act

Author: Jennifer Green [staff attorney at Center for Constitutional Rights] and Paul Hoffman [civil rights attorney and editor of ACLU International Civil Liberties Report], in ACLU International Civil Liberties Report 2001 [American Civil Liberties Union]

[includes updates on human rights-related lawsuits against Unocal, Chevron, Royal Dutch/Shell, Southern Peru Copper Corporation, Rio Tinto, Union Carbide, Pfizer, various U.S. apparel retailers & manufacturers of clothing produced in Saipan...

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Article
1 December 2001

Recent ILRF [International Labor Rights Fund] Cases to Enforce Human Rights Under the ATCA

Author: Terry Collingsworth, Executive Director of International Labor Rights Fund, in ACLU International Civil Liberties Report 2001 [American Civil Liberties Union]

[includes reference to human rights-related cases in U.S. courts against Unocal, ExxonMobil, Coca-Cola, Fresh Del Monte Produce, DynCorp]

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Article
26 June 2002

Outside the law

Author: Robert Capps, Salon.com

Pending lawsuits allege that U.S. military contractors on duty in Bosnia bought and "owned" young women. But the accused men have never been -- and will never be -- brought to justice. [refers to DynCorp]

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26 June 2002

UK tribunal vindicates woman sacked by DynCorp for revealing sexual abuse of women in Bosnia by her U.N. colleagues

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Article
26 June 2002

Corporate Human Rights [human rights lawsuits agains multinationals in U.S. courts]

Author: David Corn, The Nation

...For several years, a small group of lawyers and labor advocates has been trying to hold transnational companies responsible for their actions by suing them in the United States for abetting and/or benefiting from human rights abuses overseas. ...

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6 August 2002

Sex-slave whistle-blowers vindicated

Author: Robert Capps, Salon.com

DynCorp, a private military powerhouse, fired two employees who complained that colleagues were involved in Bosnian forced-prostitution rings. The employees went to court -- and won.

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