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Will the Exclusive Remedy continue to condone murder or will G4S/ArmorGroup finally be held responsible for the murders of Paul McGuigan and Darren Hoare?????

Posted on September 30, 2012

WARNINGS ABOUT KILLER OF SCOT WENT UNHEEDED  October 1, 2012 ArmorGroup put the gun in his hand knowing that he was troubled CONTROVERSIAL security firm G4S ignored warnings not to employ an armed guard in Iraq who went on to murder two of his colleagues, it has been claimed. Danny Fitzsimons was sentenced to at […]

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Posted in Armorgroup, Civilian Contractors, Contractor Casualties and Missing, Defense Base Act, Defense Base Act Insurance, Defense Base Act Law and Procedure, Department of Labor, Exclusive Remedy, Follow the Money, G4S, Hope that I die, Iraq, Melt Down, Political Watch, PTSD and TBI, Ronco Consulting, State Department, UK Contractor killed, Wackenut | Leave a Comment »

Danny Fitzsimons, Darren Hoare and Paul McGuigan, Beyshee Velez and Lucas Trent Vinson

Posted on March 19, 2010

                We post regular updates here about Danny Fitzsimons and the deaths of Darren Hoare and Paul McGuigan. We’d like the family members of those involved in this tragedy to understand that our deepest sympathies over your losses are with you.  We are not attempting to paint a […]

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Posted in Contractor Casualties and Missing, Exclusive Remedy, Melt Down, PTSD and TBI | 4 Comments »

ArmorGroup’s Danny Fitzsimons faced charges for assault prior to being so negligently deployed

Posted on April 26, 2011

“If people start to recognise PTSD and do something about it, then at least some good has come out of this horrendous situation. Danny doesn’t deserve this. He has been let down by us, the Army and he has been let down by the ArmourGroup.” Criminal Behavior and PTSD: An Analysis A Middleton man jailed […]

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Posted in Armorgroup, Civilian Contractors, Contractor Casualties and Missing, Exclusive Remedy, G4S, Iraq, Melt Down, PTSD and TBI | 1 Comment »

ArmorGroup Security Guard Danny Fitzsimons escapes Death Penalty on PTSD diagnoses

Posted on February 28, 2011

Danny Fitzsimons avoids death penalty and lawyers press for reduced sentence to be served in UK Clive Stafford Smith, Reprieve’s director, said: “If G4S had done the proper checks and risk assessments when Danny applied to work with them, they would have quickly seen that he was suffering from serious PTSD, a consequence of loyally […]

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Posted in Armorgroup, Civilian Contractors, Contractor Casualties and Missing, Exclusive Remedy, Iraq, Melt Down, PTSD and TBI | 6 Comments »

ArmorGroup Security Contractor Danny Fitzsimons Must Wait To Hear Death Sentence Verdict

Posted on February 20, 2011

Iraqi judges presiding over the trial of a British security contractor accused of murdering two colleagues have adjourned proceedings once again According to Fitzsimons’ legal team, the request for more reports is a sign the judges are taking the issue of PTSD seriously. Ursula Errington, Sky News correspondent The adjournment in the trial of Danny […]

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Posted in Armorgroup, Civilian Contractors, Contractor Casualties and Missing, Exclusive Remedy, G4S, PTSD and TBI | Leave a Comment »

Danny Fitzsimons to be sentenced but for ArmorGroup it is business as usual

Posted on February 19, 2011

In only a matter of hours , barring further delays,  Danny Fitzsimons will face sentencing for shooting and killing Darren Hoare and Paul McGuigan in ArmorGroup’s living quarters in the Green Zone.  A possible death sentence The first Contractor to be tried in the Iraqi Courts under Iraqi Jurisdiction. Lucky for ArmorGroup. Under Iraqi Jurisdiction […]

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Posted in Armorgroup, Blackwater, Civilian Contractors, Contractor Casualties and Missing, Defense Base Act Law and Procedure, Exclusive Remedy, Iraq, Melt Down, PTSD and TBI, State Department | Leave a Comment »

ArmorGroup Security Contractor Danny Fitzsimons Trial

Posted on January 23, 2011

We ask again why ArmorGroup is not on trial for endangering the lives of everyone they exposed to an armed Danny Fitzsimons Paul McGuigan and Darren Hoare are dead because of ArmorGroup’s negligence in failing to Vet a mentally ill employee with a pending weapons charge in England,  previous convictions, and known alcohol and drug […]

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Posted in Armorgroup, Civilian Contractors, Contractor Casualties and Missing, Exclusive Remedy, G4S, Iraq, Melt Down, PTSD and TBI, State Department | 9 Comments »

Danny Fitzsimons from Death Row in Iraq: Left to rot

Posted on August 1, 2010

UPDATE: His murder trial was scheduled to begin at Baghdad’s Central Criminal Court on Wednesday (Aug 4) but was adjourned again while psychiatric tests are carried out on the defendant. A new trial date is expected in mid-September, a spokesman for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office said. Danny Fitzsimons, once a member of the Parachute […]

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Posted in Armorgroup, Civilian Contractors, Contractor Casualties and Missing, Exclusive Remedy, Follow the Money, Interviews with Injured War Zone Contractors, Melt Down, Political Watch, PTSD and TBI | 3 Comments »

Armorgroup security guard Danny Fitzsimons to face court in Iraq

Posted on June 13, 2010

A British security guard facing the death penalty for murder in Baghdad has been declared mentally fit for trial in a ruling that paves the way for him to face court in August. Note:  Danny Fitzsimons was diagnosed with PTSD, drug and alcohol problems, and had a firearms charge pending when Armorgoup hired him to […]

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Posted in Armorgroup, Civilian Contractors, Contractor Casualties and Missing, Exclusive Remedy, Melt Down, PTSD and TBI | 3 Comments »

Trial adjourned of former soldier, Danny Fitzsimons, accused of murder in Iraq

Posted on April 7, 2010

Danny Fitzsimons to undergo psychiatric tests after being charged with killing two fellow security contractors in Baghdad See Also at BBC News British former soldier’s Iraq murder trial adjourned The trial of a British security guard accused of murdering two colleagues in Iraq has been adjourned for two months for psychiatric assessments. The trial of […]

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Briton in court over Iraq murders

Posted on April 6, 2010

A British security contractor who could face the death penalty over the murder of two colleagues in Iraq is due to appear in court. Former paratrooper Danny Fitzsimons, 29, is accused of shooting dead fellow ArmorGroup employees Paul McGuigan and Darren Hoare, both 37, in Baghdad’s high-security Green Zone in August last year. His family […]

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Danny Fitzsimons Denies Being Murdering Psycho

Posted on January 21, 2010

A former British soldier charged with killing two security guards in Iraq angrily denied during a court appearance that he was “murdering psycho”. Daniel Fitzsimons was sent for psychiatric evaluation minutes after the start of his trial in Baghdad on charges shooting dead fellow Briton Paul McGuigan and Australian Darren Hoare after a drunken brawl […]

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Danny Fitzsimons to receive psychiatric evaluation

Posted on January 21, 2010

BAGHDAD — The trial of a British security guard accused of shooting dead two colleagues in Baghdad was on Thursday adjourned to next month to allow a psychiatric evaluation of the defendant, a lawyer said. The hearing was set for February 18 “to allow time to prepare a medical evaluation” of Danny Fitzsimons, said a […]

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Danny Fitzsimons expected in Court in Baghdad

Posted on January 21, 2010

Briton in Iraq court over killings A former British soldier accused of murdering two colleagues during a drunken row in Iraq is due to appear at a Baghdad court. Former paratrooper Daniel Fitzsimons, 33, is accused of shooting fellow British private security guard Paul McGuigan, 37, and Australian Darren Hoare, 37, after a row in […]

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Danny Fitzsimons and the Blackwater Backlash?

Posted on January 5, 2010

Danny Fitzsimons, is in Iraqi custody facing charges for the murder of  his co workers Darren Hoare and Paul McGuigan in Baghdad on Sept 9,  2009.  His chances of a fair trial in Baghdad were already in question. Did the noose tighten as the Iraqi’s learned of the Dismissal of the charges against the Blackwater […]

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