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Updating the Resource Centre Digital Platform

The Business & Human Rights Resource Centre is at a critical point in its development. Our digital platform is home to a wealth of information on business and human rights, but hasn’t had a visual refresh for a number of years.

We will soon be updating the site to improve its usability and better serve the thousands of people that use our site to support their work.

Please take an advance peek at our new look, and let us know what you think!

Thank you,
Alex Guy, Digital Officer

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1 July 2020

Iraq - Blackwater incident, 16 Sep 2007

On 16 Sep 2007, Blackwater personnel guarding a US diplomatic convoy in Western Baghdad opened fire.  The company and the US Government claim the convoy had been attacked but other accounts stated Blackwater's gunfire was unprovoked.  According to rep...

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2 December 2019
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Author: Revista Piauí

“Sob Bolsonaro, invasões de terras indígenas superam 2018” – 1 de outubro de 2019...

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28 August 2019

US appeals court rules military contractor can be sued over allegations of torture & war crimes in Abu Ghraib

Author: Josh Gerstein, Politico (USA)

"Appeals court clears way for trial in Abu Ghraib suit", 25 Aug 2019 A federal appeals court has cleared the way for a trial in a decade-old lawsuit accusing a military contractor of responsibility for torture of prisoners at the notorious, U.S.-...

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28 February 2019

US Judge allows lawsuit by ex-Abu Grahib inmates against CACI over alleged torture in Iraq to proceed

Author: Matthew Barskat, Associated Press

"Judge allows Abu Ghraib torture claims to go to trial", 27 Feb 2019...

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27 June 2018

US judge allows lawsuit against CACI alleging co's conspiracy to torture Iraqi detainees at Abu Ghraib prison to proceed

Author: Brandi Buchman, Courthouse News (USA)

"Contractor Must Face Claims Over Abu Ghraib Abuse", 26 Jun 2018...

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25 June 2018

Al Shimari v CACI - Memorandum opinion on lack of subject matter jurisdiction

Author: Leonie M. Brinkema, District Judge for the Eastern District of Virginia Court

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10 May 2018

US judge rules Abu Ghraib interrogators may be questioned incognito in lawsuit against military contractor CACI over torture allegations

Author: Peter Blumberg, Bloomberg (USA)

"Abu Ghraib Interrogators May Be Questioned Incognito in Lawsuit", 9 May 2018...

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23 February 2018

USA: Court rules case against security contractor CACI for torture claims at Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq can proceed

Author: Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR)

"Private Corporation May be Sued for Role in Abu Ghraib Torture, Judge Rule, Judge Rules", 21 Feb 2018...

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25 September 2017

US judge says lawsuit against CACI over alleged inhuman treatment of ex-Abu Ghraib prisoners in Iraq can proceed

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22 September 2017

Court Rules Abu Ghraib Survivors’ Case of Torture Against Private Military Contractor Can Proceed

Author: Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR)

Today, a Virginia federal court ruled that three Iraqi individuals formerly detained at the infamous “hard site” at the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq were subjected to treatment that could constitute torture or cruel, inhuman and degrading treatment and...

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