Military Contractor Draws Fire For Afghanistan Partying

Law360, New York (October 18, 2012, 9:03 PM EDT) -- Defense contractor Jorge Scientific Corp., hired by the U.S. military to train Afghan forces, is facing a False Claims Act whistleblower suit and a criminal probe over incidents shown in a video that surfaced Wednesday, in which Jorge employees were apparently drunk and using narcotics.

Former Jorge employees Kenneth Smith and John Melson accused the company in Washington federal court of violating the FCA by taking government money while flouting contract requirements, including a strict ban on drugs and alcohol, according to a complaint unsealed in...
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