Blackwater Guard in Secret Deal to Testify in Massacre Case

One of the Blackwater guards involved in the shooting deaths of at least 14 Iraqi citizens has agreed to testify against five other guards as part of a secret plea deal negotiated last month but approved and filed last Thursday. In a stunning admission of his own wrongdoing made public today, Jeremy Ridgeway, 35, agreed to plead guilty to one count of manslaughter, attempt to commit murder and aiding and abetting. The five other Blackwater guards surrendered to the FBI today in Salt Lake City,...Full Story
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