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Baghdad (AFP) - Fourteen officials from Saddam Hussein's regime are still in Iraq's prisons, 15 years after the late dictator was deposed by a US-led ... All detained former regime officials are being held in Nasiriyah prison in the country's south, according to Badia Araf, a lawyer representing some of ...

And each person would answer some version of "The phone system of Iraq has been destroyed and doesn't work. ... Even if he were to fire Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and then have Mueller and his investigation put on ice, and even if--as is disturbingly possible--Congress did nothing, ...
An Iraqi man who pleaded guilty to impersonating a U.S. intelligence officer in a letter to the prime minister of Iraq was set to face a year of federal probation. But the negotiated ... "He's a fraudster, a manipulator and a liar,'' Assistant U.S. Attorney Craig Gabriel told U.S. District Judge Michael W. Mosman. US government
A British soldier who has been repeatedly investigated over an Iraqi teenager's death in 2003 says he will refuse to take part in another inquiry. ... A military lawyer has called for an inquiry into the relationship between Mr Shiner and the MoD after it emerged Mr Shiner's firm, Public Interest Lawyers, ...
“Through the investigation, (Complainant 1's) statements were corroborated by sources who were contemporaneously aware of the alleged incidences,” according to the report provided by attorneys Terry Mutchler and Charlie Lyons. “Those sources deemed the information (Complainant 1) shared to be ...

The war in Iraq is, like all wars I suppose, a little like the film Rashoman: All of the participants in the conflict have our own unique, flawed, and often self-serving memories of ... We walked into the target house, where the assault team was interrogating a very confused and scared Iraqi woman and her family.
... western Iraqi town of Al-Qa'im, where U.S. forces operate a logistics center and resupply base, according to news reports. Al-Qa'im, part of Iraq's restive Anbar province, was the last ISIS stronghold in the country until pro-government forces backed by the U.S. pushed out the extremist group late last year.
March 20th marks the 15th anniversary of the Anglo-American invasion of Iraq which plunged the country into a brutal occupation leading to sectarian civil ... He is joined in this view by a long list of others including then UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan, former US Attorney-General Ramsey Clark, former ...
A litigation associate at Debevoise & Plimpton in New York was one of seven soldiers killed in a helicopter crash in Iraq on March 15. ... FDNY in order to pursue a law degree and follow in the footsteps of his father, John Zanetis Jr., a now retired lawyer in Carmel, according to the Indiana Roll of Attorneys.
It is with deep regret that FDNY announces the deaths of Lt. Christopher J. Raguso and Fire Marshal Christopher T. Zanetis. Lt. Raguso and Fire Marshal Zanetis died in an American military helicopter crash in Iraq on Thursday, March 15. Read more:
Dauphin County District Attorney Fran Chardo launched an investigation of Toohil's and the second woman's allegations after the Inquirer and Daily News and the Caucus reported on the confidential complaint the two filed with House lawyers early last month. The other woman was interviewed by the ...
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) — Sitting in a prison cell in Boston, things at times looked pretty bleak for Niberd Abdalla. For more than seven months beginning last June, the Iraqi immigrant faced deportation to a country where he fears death.
A video has emerged on social media that reignited discussion on the sorry state of sectarianism in Iraq and how it is used to distract the people from real issues that affect their day-to-day lives with sectarian theatrics and asinine antics. The video appears to show the lawyers' syndicate in the Iraqi Shia holy ...
OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma's attorney general said Friday that he acted on his own when he sent a letter to President Donald Trump supporting a pardon requested by a former U.S Army soldier convicted of unpremeditated murder in a combat zone. Mike Hunter sent the letter, dated Wednesday, ...
OKLAHOMA CITY — Oklahoma's attorney general said Friday that he acted on his own when he sent a letter to President Donald Trump supporting a pardon requested by a former U.S Army soldier convicted of unpremeditated murder in a combat zone. Mike Hunter sent the letter, dated Wednesday, ...
Rodriguez also had been drinking too much and delirious when he hurled insults at staff and customers at the DarSalam restaurant on Northeast Alberta Street last April 21, his attorney said. The insults included derogatory statements about Iraq and the statement, "I'm American. You guys aren't American.".

The disgraced lawyer who led the witch hunt against Iraq war veterans hid assets including houses and even guitars to avoid paying his £7 million debts. Phil Shiner, who has already been struck off for dishonesty, spent six months transferring properties, limited edition guitars and artwork before finally ...
The federal government's eight-year-long pursuit of Steve S. Jabar ended Wednesday with a judge who refused to send the Iraq native to prison and ... U.S. Attorney James P. Kennedy Jr. defended his office's prosecution of Jabar and Bowers and and dismissed Jabar's suggestion that he was ...
For example, lawyers argued ad nauseamabout the legality of the invasion of Iraq, as the hundreds of pages of the UK's Chilcot Inquiry attest. ... Trump's pick for National Security Advisor: uber-hawk John Bolton - who is also an attorney who has written widely on international law and international affairs.
Her lawyers William Bourdon and Martin Pradel have since denounced the "brutal" legal procedure, saying that they had not been informed of the trial's ... "[Mrs Boutoutaou] was appointed an Iraqi lawyer who knew nothing about the case and our client's situation," they said, adding that they had found ...
Bogdanos—a former marine colonel and classics scholar who worked to recover artefacts from Baghdad's National Museum of Iraq during the Iraq ... “The veil of privacy on personal holdings has been opened”, says William Pearlstein, a lawyer who has represented others who have had antiquities siezed. ISIS
Iraqi officials alerted the U.S. ambassador in Iraq, who contacted the FBI, concerned the caller and letter writer was interfering with U.S. political initiatives in Iraq, Assistant ... Under the plea agreement, both Al-Ibraheemi's lawyer Colin Hunter and prosecutors agreed to recommend a sentence of probation. ISIS
Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette lashes out at Michigan State University for letting Larry Nassar sexually abuse girls and women for years, and ... A coalition airstrike mistakenly hit friendly Iraqi forces and civilians in Anbar province, Iraqi officers say, but the U.S.-led coalition says the matter is still ... ISIS
BAGHDAD, Jan. 28 (Xinhua) -- A total of four people were killed and nine others wounded on Sunday in separate gunfire and bomb attacks in the Iraqi provinces of Diyala and Salahudin, security sources said. In one of the attacks, a tribal leader Sheikh Turky al-Nadawi and his brother, a lawyer, were killed ... ISIS
US District Judge Tanya Chutkan ruled last month that the US military must let the ACLU have “immediate and unmonitored access to the detainee” in order to determine his wishes. The US government acknowledged the detainee had been in the military's custody and had denied his request to have access to an attorney. ISIS
The murder is the second assassination in a week in Kirkuk, where the security situation has severely deteriorated since the Iraqi government took sole control of the multi-ethnic city. A security source and witnesses told Kurdistan 24 that unidentified gunmen opened fire on the lawyer, Marwan al-Jubouri, from a speeding ... ISIS
A U.S. citizen being held in Iraq as an enemy combatant wanted the ACLU to represent him and fight his detention, the civil liberties group said in a court ... "Basically, the government for the last three months has fought tooth and nail to prevent a U.S. citizen from speaking to a lawyer and having his day in ... ISIS
Nineveh ( – Three Iraqi lawyers were shot dead Wednesday by Islamic State militants on a Mosul road, a security source was quoted as saying. “Islamic State ... On Tuesday, Iraq's military intelligence announced arresting an Islamic State militant, who escaped from Mosul city. The terrorist ... ISIS
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region (Kurdistan 24) – Three lawyers were shot and killed in Iraq's northern Nineveh Province by attackers believed to have ties with the Islamic State ... “Gunmen stopped the car of lawyer Mohamed Ahmad al-Khalidi, who was accompanied at the time by two other lawyers,” Iraqi Federal Police Captain ... ISIS
Three lawyers were gunned down Tuesday by attackers believed to be linked to the Daesh terrorist group in Iraq's northern Nineveh province, according to a local police source. “Gunmen stopped the car of lawyer Mohamed Ahmad al-Khalidi, who was accompanied at the time by two other lawyers,” ... ISIS
DENVER (AP) — A man who shot and killed a Colorado deputy and wounded four others along with two civilians was an attorney and an Iraq war veteran who had posted videos online in recent months criticizing professors and law enforcement officials, authorities said Monday. Shooter Matthew Riehl, 37, ... ISIS
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraq said Saturday that its war on the Islamic State is over after more than three years of combat operations drove the extremists from all of the territory they once held. Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced Iraqi forces were in full control of the country's border with Syria during ... ISIS
Jarjiss says that his fears of persecution in Iraq are ubiquitous amongst the hundreds of other Iraqi Christians facing deportation. ... to send people back without a hearing at an immigration court to determine if it's safe enough to do so,” said Miriam Aukerman, senior staff attorney with the ACLU of Michigan. ISIS
Trump Administration Is Detaining an American Citizen in Iraq, Denying Him a Lawyer: Report ... An unnamed American citizen is being detained in Iraq as an “enemy combatant,” and although the man has requested an attorney, the U.S. government is denying him his right to one, authorities say. ISIS
The Justice Department has revealed that an American suspect being held in Iraq as an ISIS suspect told FBI special agents he wanted a lawyer, and ... to the Justice Department legal filing, “the agents explained that due to his current situation, it was unknown when he would be able to have an attorney, ... ISIS
British human rights lawyer Amal Clooney, who specializes in public international law, international criminal law and human rights at London's Doughty Street ... She is currently counsel to Nadia Murad and other Yazidi women who have been sexually enslaved by ISIS in Iraq and Syria, working to secure ... ISIS
The Trump administration has stopped short of claiming the unnamed citizen does not have the right to a lawyer. Instead, it has argued in court filings that the prisoner is being held under “law of war” detention policies, and that ACLU lawyers cannot act on his behalf since they have never met him and have ... ISIS
In response to a court order, the government said Thursday that the unidentified man picked up on the Syrian battlefield said he was willing to talk to FBI agents but "felt he should have an attorney present." The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a court petition to provide legal counsel to the detainee, ... ISIS
A judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit against the City of Wichita, finding that police officers' actions in the fatal shooting of an Iraq War veteran ... Attorneys for the city had argued in their motion that the lawsuit should be dismissed on multiple grounds, including that Snyder's tasing and shooting of ... ISIS
A conspiracy formed between Wesley Aaron Struble, 49, a United States citizen living in Batangas, Phillipines, and Joes Rivera, 60, of Potomac, Maryland, both of whom were working as government contractors in Iraq. Struble and Rivera approached an Iraqi company and its associates and agreed to ... ISIS
The petition by Mann, who identifies himself as a lawyer, Iraq war vet, author, actor and film maker, is carried by the online petition site ... ISIS
Iraq to receive bids for developing oil, gas fields in June ... with one lawyer saying police had already begun rounding up those convicted to ... following the 1991 American-led Gulf War that ended the Iraqi occupation there. ISIS
West Palm still fighting verdict that police wrongly fired Iraq vet ... Attorney Isidro “Sid” Garcia, who represents Ladd, calls the convoluted ... Still, he said, he has lined up a lawyer to shepherd a measure through the Legislature. ISIS
The Jewish-American lawyer Alan Dershowitz joined the honorary board of the ... referendum in Kurdistan, the autonomous region in northern Iraq. ... Following clashes between Kurdish Peshmerga soldiers and Iraqi Security ... ISIS
U.S. Department of Justice attorneys filed responses to a portion of the lawsuits ... Wisner had deployed to Iraq with the Kansas Guard while the ... ISIS
Iraqi detainees from metro Detroit being held in detention centers ... Miriam Aukerman, senior staff attorney with the ACLU of Michigan, told the Free Press. ... face persecution if they were to be deported to Iraq, said attorneys. ISIS
BEMIDJI—Current Clearwater County Attorney David Hanson was ... Wardlaw has worked in Hennepin County, Red Lake and Iraq, and has ... ISIS


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