The federal government is investigating the death of a whistleblower in Iraq and the disappearance of another contractor that may be related.
Susie Dow keeps track of developments in the cases at The Missing Man website. Her description reads: "Kirk von Ackermann disappeared in Iraq on October 9, 2003. On December 14, 2003, his colleague, Ryan Manelick was gunned down. The Missing Man is a collection of links to articles on the two men." (The Missing Man)