Honeywell Must Face Power Supply Fraud Case, Supreme Court Told

Feb. 11, 2019, 7:29 PM

The U.S. Supreme Court should reinstate claims that Honeywell International Inc. defrauded the U.S. Army under a $162 million project to supply electricity at Fort Richardson, Alaska, whistleblowers said in newly filed petition for review.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit improperly concluded that they failed to support their claim that Honeywell made false guarantees about cost savings in violation of the False Claims Act, they said.

The appeals court said it based its ruling on the fact that, even after the Army learned of the contractual noncompliance, it still paid Honeywell according to the terms of ...

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