Congressmen Ask For Details About Iraq Sex Attack

Law360, New York (December 12, 2007, 12:00 AM EST) -- Two U.S. congressmen on Tuesday asked the Justice Department whether it was investigating claims that a female employee working for affiliates of Halliburton Corp. and its former subsidiary KBR Inc. had been gang-raped by several KBR firefighters, imprisoned without food or water for over 24 hours and threatened with dismissal if she sought outside medical care.

In a letter to new Attorney General Michael Mukasey, Rep. John Conyers Jr. (D-Mich.) and Rep. Ted Poe (R-Texas) also asked whether the DOJ believed it had jurisdiction to investigate...
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