BAE Manager Says Ex-Marine Made Up Retaliation Claim

Law360, New York (December 9, 2011, 8:29 PM EST) -- A BAE Systems PLC supervisor on Thursday said a former employee and Congressional Medal of Honor recipient fabricated his accusation that the defense giant retaliated against him because he criticized plans to sell sniper scopes to Pakistan.

In a sharply worded answer filed in the District Court of Bexar County, Texas to the defamation suit lodged by former U.S. Marine Sgt. Dakota Meyer, BAE's Bobby McCreight said he has never been involved in the demonstration or sale of any thermal optic scopes to Pakistan and that...
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