FCA Suit Over Defense Contractor's Afghan Work Grows

Law360, New York (November 21, 2012, 4:56 PM EST) -- Two whistleblowers have filed an amended complaint in a False Claims Act suit, saying that misconduct by defense contractor Jorge Scientific Corp., which was hired by the U.S. military to train Afghan forces, was more pervasive than previously alleged, including buying weapons on the black market.

Former Jorge employees Kenneth Smith and John Melson said in a press release Tuesday that additional witnesses had come forward after the initial complaint was filed, adding to the myriad claims that Jorge Scientific took government money while flouting contract...
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