U.S. said to skew Blackwater case

4’s lawyers: Evidence hidden

Posted: July 29, 2014 at 3:27 a.m.

WASHINGTON -- Lawyers for Blackwater security guards said Monday that the government has suppressed evidence favorable to defendants who are on trial in the killings of 14 Iraqis in Nisoor Square in Baghdad.

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