NBC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 21, 2006
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(Washington: Lisa Myers) The claim from Shane Schmidt and Chuck Shepard, American security contractors in Iraq, that their supervisor opened fire, unprovoked, on Iraqi civilians examined; details given of their lawsuit against their company, Triple Canopy. [SCHMIDT, SHEPARD – recount what happened; say they were fired because the company wanted this thing to go away; explain why they waited to report the incident.] [Triple Canopy CEO Lee VAN ARSDALE- says they did not follow our policy.]
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