Blackwater Tries To Muzzle Workers In $1.2B FCA Suit

Law360, New York (September 20, 2010, 2:29 PM EDT) -- Blackwater Security Consulting LLC has asked a federal judge to bar former workers and their lawyer from talking to the media about their suit accusing the security company of bilking the U.S. government out of $1.2 billion in contracts in New Orleans, Iraq and Afghanistan.

Blackwater filed a motion Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia seeking to bar the plaintiffs and their counsel from talking to reporters, as well as a separate protective order on discovery materials.

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Case Information

Case Title

Davis et al v. U.S. Training Center, Inc.

Case Number



Virginia Eastern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


T. S. Ellis, III

Date Filed

December 1, 2008

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