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Erik Prince, the Blackwater founder, is considering a Senate run in Wyoming, according to a media report

Erik Prince (right) leaves the House Oversight and Government Reform hearing on the Blackwater Security firm conduct in Iraq. (Linda Davidson/The Washington Post) Erik Prince, a former Navy SEAL and founder of the Blackwater security contractor, is considering a run for ...

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Erik Prince, Blackwater Founder, Weighs Primary Challenge to Wyoming Republican

WASHINGTON — Erik Prince, the founder of the security contractor Blackwater, is seriously considering a Republican primary challenge for a Senate seat in Wyoming, potentially adding a high-profile contender to a fledgling drive to oust establishment lawmakers with insurgents in ...

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Blackwater boss resurfaces with $10bn business plan for war in Afghanistan

WASHINGTON: Nearly 16 years after US forces entered Afghanistan, a shadowy figure from the past is making the rounds in Washington with a plan to end America’s longest war. Erik Prince, founder of the private security company Blackwater, has resurfaced ...

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Court Rejects a Murder Conviction and Sentences in Blackwater Case

WASHINGTON — A federal appeals court on Friday threw out the lengthy sentences for three former Blackwater Worldwide security contractors and ordered a new trial for a fourth man involved in a deadly 2007 shooting in Baghdad. The shooting injured ...

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