Iraq Security Contractor TCI Beats Most Of Feds' FCA Suit

Law360, New York (June 20, 2013, 3:05 PM EDT) -- A Virginia federal judge on Wednesday tossed a False Claims Act whistleblower suit and the majority of the U.S. government's intervening complaint against Triple Canopy Inc., finding that the complaints failed to show that the government relied on alleged falsified marksmanship tests to pay the contractor.

U.S. District Judge Gerald Bruce Lee dismissed a majority of the government's complaint alleging Canopy duped it into paying for unqualified guards under a $10 million contract to protect a U.S. Army base in Iraq. The government didn't show that...
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Case Title

Badr v. Triple Canopy, Inc.


Case Number

1:11-cv-00288

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Virginia Eastern

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Other Statutory Actions

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Gerald Bruce Lee

Date Filed

March 21, 2011

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