KBR Under The Spotlight -- Senate Hearing On Sexual Assault

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The Senate is investigating claims by former employees of KBR, a major military contractor: (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images North America)Former KBR contractor Dawn Leamon (R) testifies as Mary Beth Kineston (L), also a former KBR contractor, looks on during a hearing of a Senate Foreign Relations Committee subcommittee on "Closing Legal Loopholes: Prosecuting Sexual Assaults and Other Violent Crimes Committed Overseas by American Civilians in a Combat Environment". Leamon and...Read Full Story

KBR Sexual Harassment Case

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KBR is involved in a sexual harassment case with a female employee.  KBR is insisting that the case be heard in arbitration, instead of a court of law, because of the original emplyee contract that the woman signed:"A mother of five who says she was sexually harassed and assaulted while working for Halliburton/KBR in Iraq is headed for a secretive arbitration process rather than being able to present her case in open court.A judge in Texas has ruled that Tracy Barker's case will be heard in...Read Full Story