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Tag Archives: Jurisdiction

Tort/Negligence – Civil Practice – Jurisdiction – Appeals – Abu Ghraib – Torture (access required)

Shimari v. CACI Int’l Inc. On rehearing en banc, the 4th Circuit says it has no jurisdiction to consider appeals by Iraqis who were detained and tortured at Abu Ghraib military prison and elsewhere and whose tort claims against defendant government contractors were partly dismissed by federal courts.

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