CACI Wins Legal Costs In Dismissed Abu Ghraib Torture Suit

Law360, New York (September 4, 2013, 6:14 PM EDT) -- A Virginia federal court approved Friday a nearly $14,000 payment to military contractor CACI International Inc. to cover some legal costs, after freeing CACI earlier this summer from claims by detained Iraqis accusing it of participating in their torture at the infamous Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq.

Prevailing parties can recover certain costs of litigation in certain instances, Baher Azmy of the Center for Constitutional Rights, who represents the four Iraqi men who filed the suit, said Wednesday, clarifying that the $13,700 amount the court ordered...
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Al Shimari v. Dugan et al


Case Number

1:08-cv-00827

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Virginia Eastern

Nature of Suit

P.I.: Other

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Leonie M. Brinkema

Date Filed

August 8, 2008

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