Blackwater Successor Lied About Weapons Training, Suit Says

Law360, New York (July 16, 2012, 9:04 PM EDT) -- Academi Training Center Inc., the war zone security contractor formerly known as Blackwater Worldwide, fabricated firearms training reports for employees tasked with protecting dignitaries and terminated whistleblowers who alerted their bosses to the misconduct, according to a False Claims Act lawsuit filed Thursday.

Former firearms instructors Robert Winston and Allan Wheeler — a onetime U.S. Army Ranger and an ex-member of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, respectively — accuse a superior of doctoring records for shotgun and machine gun qualifying courses and submitting the records to...
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Case Title

Winston et al v. Academi Training Center, Inc.


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1:12-cv-00767

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Virginia Eastern

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Liam O'Grady

Date Filed

July 12, 2012

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