Abuse of Authority

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The Manila Times
Sandigan acquits Cabanatuan mayorof the city’s compliance with RA 9003, it finds that the same does not amount t
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
of the city’s compliance with RA 9003, it finds that the same does not amount to a willful or gross neglect of duty, or an abuse of authority, or an improper performance thereof.” The court also lifted and set aside the hold-departure order it... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Cabanatuan mayor acquitted of waste management rapsinvolved should not be held criminally liable for failure to do so without a sh
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
involved should not be held criminally liable for failure to do so without a showing of willful or gross neglect of duty, abuse of authority, or improper performance of his duty,” it added. The Seventh Division noted that as admitted by both the... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Garner's mother, activists call for action against officerrecommending action on complaints against New York City police officers allegin
Staten Island Advance / Posted 4 days ago
recommending action on complaints against New York City police officers alleging the use of excessive or unnecessary force, abuse of authority, discourtesy, or the use of offensive language. According to the CCRB's rules of order, if an allegation... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Staffer says he lost job for making public his photos of Rick Perry and coal executivewhen they alert a supervisor or the inspector general to information that they
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
when they alert a supervisor or the inspector general to information that they reasonably believe to constitute an abuse of authority, or other misconduct. In the complaint, Edelman accuses the agency of retaliation and asks for his job... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
He leaked a photo of Rick Perry hugging a coal executive. Then he lost his job.when they alert a supervisor or the inspector general to information that they
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
when they alert a supervisor or the inspector general to information that they reasonably believe to constitute an abuse of authority, or other misconduct. In the complaint, Edelman accuses the agency of retaliation and asks for his job... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Taku salmon (and the process) are in deep troublea voice in making them. Taku fishermen systematically were denied that voice. T
Juneau Empire / Posted 8 days ago
a voice in making them. Taku fishermen systematically were denied that voice. The officials responsible for this flagrant abuse of authority in advancing their ill-considered agenda must be held accountable. At the very least that means rescinding... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Coal scam case: Substantial progress in probe against Ranjit Sinha, SIT informs SCthe probe. The apex court had on January 23 last year ordered constitution of
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
the probe. The apex court had on January 23 last year ordered constitution of a special investigation team (SIT) to probe the allegations of “abuse of authority” prima facie committed by Sinha to scuttle the probe in coal block allocatio... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Pill mill ruling raises questions about police powerbefore Cox. “Otherwise anybody with a badge would automatically have statewide
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 10 days ago
before Cox. “Otherwise anybody with a badge would automatically have statewide jurisdiction,” Aaronson said. “It’s an abuse of authority.” Cox decided in late July to suppress the evidence gathered through those three warrants. “Flowers acted... Read more
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The Manila Times
Bataan mayor seeks TRO, group barricades town hallbudget officer in turn charged the mayor for “conduct prejudicial to the best i
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
budget officer in turn charged the mayor for “conduct prejudicial to the best interest of the service, grave abuse of authority and grave misconduct and gross neglect of duty.” The Ombudsman found Raymundo guilty of oppression and... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘EX-NEGROS VICE MAYOR LIABLE FOR ABUSE OF AUTHORITY’the Ombudsman found former Vice Mayor Santiago Maravillas of Escalante City, Ne
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
the Ombudsman found former Vice Mayor Santiago Maravillas of Escalante City, Negros Occidental administratively liable for abuse of authority in connection with the termination of the services of two contractual employees when he was acting mayor.... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ombudsman suspends Escalante vice mayor for abuse of authorityVice Mayor Santiago Maravillas of Escalante City, Negros Occidental, for a year
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
Vice Mayor Santiago Maravillas of Escalante City, Negros Occidental, for a year after being found guilty of two counts of abuse of authority and oppression. In a media release on Thursday, the office of Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales found... Read more
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Beloit Daily News
Chief explains body-cam plan in area schoolsand the public a greater sense of transparency and trust. The evolution of body
Beloit Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
and the public a greater sense of transparency and trust. The evolution of body cameras was due to outcry over police abuse of authority. "To use it for more accountability and transparency is a win-win," Zibolski said. Risse said he hadn't... Read more
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KERA North Texas
New Jersey Reverses Ban On Book About Mass Incarceration Under Fire From ACLUbanning books "preserves ignorance and imprisonment. All too often, prison cens
KERA North Texas / Posted 15 days ago
banning books "preserves ignorance and imprisonment. All too often, prison censorship, in addition to being an arbitrary abuse of authority, denies the incarcerated the chance to get out of jail and stay out." Correctional facilities generally... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Dublin Airport food franchise manager who lost senior post over disputed 'kiss', to be demoted and reinstatedand an invasion of her right to bodily integrity”. The court stated that it fo
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
and an invasion of her right to bodily integrity”. The court stated that it found Mr Fordjour’s actions as “an abuse of authority in the workplace that cannot be treated lightly”. The court stated that while it may seem innocuous to Mr... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EPRDF's Executive Committee Statementunity in thoughts and actions among the leadership. The problem that occurred m
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
unity in thoughts and actions among the leadership. The problem that occurred mainly in relation to the wrong view and abuse of authority not only has weakened the democratic principles within the party, but has also posed a threat to our... Read more
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Sun Star
Juan’s New Yearhave to walk one or two kilometers to get to the nearest schools. Corruption in
Sun Star / Posted 22 days ago
have to walk one or two kilometers to get to the nearest schools. Corruption in government continues. Police brutality and abuse of authority are still issues against our law enforcers. The Maute threat exacerbates the problem of homegrown... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
NAB approved another corruption reference against Nawaz Sharif-Shehbaz Sharifappointments. Another reference would be filed against former chairman Evacuee
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
appointments. Another reference would be filed against former chairman Evacuee Trust Property Board Asif Hashmi for abuse of authority in allotment of 450 plots thus causing billions of rupee losses to the exchequer. Over misuse of power and... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesfiled criminal complaints for arbitrary detention and administrative complaints
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 26 days ago
filed criminal complaints for arbitrary detention and administrative complaints for grave misconduct, oppression and grave abuse of authority. Another criminal complaint was also filed against Reloj and his men in November for planting of... Read more
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The News & Observer
Lie detector tests, extortion and a rape accusation: How two NC cops landed in hot waterrape allegations and how the extortion case was reviewed do not rise to the lev
The News & Observer / Posted 27 days ago
rape allegations and how the extortion case was reviewed do not rise to the level of reporting gross mismanagement or an abuse of authority,” Schurmeier told him. Schurmeier’s letter added: “Your reassignment and corresponding salary reduction... Read more

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