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Breitbart
Governor Bentley Weighed ‘Trickle-Down Effect’ in Appointing StrangeBentley at the time of Strange’s interview was unclear. Complaints had been fil
Breitbart / Posted 20 minutes ago
Bentley at the time of Strange’s interview was unclear. Complaints had been filed against Bentley at the state Alabama Ethics Commission. Strange in November asked an impeachment committee to pause while his office did “related work.” Strange... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
LAUSD President Steps Down Amid Conspiracy Chargesconspiracy to commit assumed name contribution and 25 misdemeanor counts of ass
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 7 hours ago
conspiracy to commit assumed name contribution and 25 misdemeanor counts of assumed name contribution. According to city Ethics Commission documents, shortly after Rodriguez began his campaign for the school board seat in November 2014, Rodriguez... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Up in Smoke: Pa. Medical Pot Faces Lawsuits, Ethics Concernsfor the patients if you’re asking their medicine be taken away?" Anticipating
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 8 hours ago
for the patients if you’re asking their medicine be taken away?" Anticipating a conflict, Leach sent letter to state ethics commission in December 2016 asking whether the Public Official and Employee Ethics Act would restrict or prohibit him... Read more
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Breitbart
‘Corrupt Bargain’ That Put Luther Strange in U.S. Senate Under Scrutiny in Complaint Filed with Alabama Ethics Commissionfour years later. On August 9, Alabama real estate developer Stan Pate filed a
Breitbart / Posted 9 hours ago
four years later. On August 9, Alabama real estate developer Stan Pate filed a complaint against Strange with the Alabama Ethics Commission alleging that Bentley’s appointment of Strange to the vacant U.S. Senate seat was “an unethical and illegal... Read more
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Al.com
Bentley's notes show thinking behind Luther Strange's appointmentBentley at the time of Strange's interview was unclear. Complaints had been fil
Al.com / Posted 9 hours ago
Bentley at the time of Strange's interview was unclear. Complaints had been filed against Bentley at the state Alabama Ethics Commission and Strange in November asked an impeachment committee to pause while his office did "related... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Judge gives green light for Geneva ethics complaint to continueCircuit Judge David Akemann determined that the legislative intent in Geneva’s
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 10 hours ago
Circuit Judge David Akemann determined that the legislative intent in Geneva’s ordinance meant that decisions made by its ethics commission are, in fact, subject to administrative review by a court. Akemann gave Geneva until Oct. 2 to file a... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Van Liew appeals Chelmsford defamation loss to SJCEliopoulos used his political clout to get town boards to approve the project.
Lowell Sun / Posted 18 hours ago
Eliopoulos used his political clout to get town boards to approve the project. Eliopoulos voluntarily submitted to state Ethics Commission investigations, which found no wrongdoing. When Eliopoulos responded publicly to the accusations, Van Liew... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC fracking commission plans illegal meeting to hear moratorium challenges, state saysdeputy secretary, John Nicholson, also noted that other Oil & Gas nominees have
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
deputy secretary, John Nicholson, also noted that other Oil & Gas nominees have not been cleared to serve by the State Ethics Commission. The ethics commission is attempting to get all conflict of interest disclosures reviewed ahead of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Abbott campaign brings in nearly $700,000 during special sessionof Realtors PAC and Steve Chazen, CEO of Occidental Petroleum Corporation, acco
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
of Realtors PAC and Steve Chazen, CEO of Occidental Petroleum Corporation, according to finance report filed with the Texas Ethics Commission. “Speaker Straus told Texans that he would not accept contributions during the special session and he kept... Read more
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Lowell Sun
With appeal, Van Liew vs. EliopoulosEliopoulos used his political clout to get town boards to approve the project.
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
Eliopoulos used his political clout to get town boards to approve the project. Eliopoulos voluntarily submitted to state Ethics Commission investigations, which found no wrongdoing. When Eliopoulos responded publicly to the accusations, Van Liew... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Is Rep. James Smith gearing up for run for governor?thinking heavily about a run, considering that he has filed a gubernatorial cam
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted yesterday
thinking heavily about a run, considering that he has filed a gubernatorial campaign disclosure form with the State Ethics Commission. That form lists a $500 contribution to Smith's potential campaign, given by Smith himself. Smith, so... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Charlie Mitchell: Court sides with newspaper; strikes a blow for open governmentin the legal sense of the word by having a majority present. Gregory filed for
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted yesterday
in the legal sense of the word by having a majority present. Gregory filed for a clarification with the Mississippi Ethics Commission which, by statute, can issue rulings on public access matters. The commission advised Columbus officials... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pennsylvania senator's medical marijuana moonlighting rolea multi-million dollar Health Department license to operate a marijuana growing
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
a multi-million dollar Health Department license to operate a marijuana growing and processing facility. The Pennsylvania Ethics Commission gave Leach, a Montgomery County Democrat, a green light — albeit with caution signals — regarding his work... Read more
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Salon.com
Trump's FEC pick: Right-wing Texas lawyer Trey Trainor is a defender of dark moneytold Salon. “No one’s fought against transparency in Texas as much as he has.”
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
told Salon. “No one’s fought against transparency in Texas as much as he has.” During his routine fights with the Texas Ethics Commission, the Lone Star S tate’s version of the FEC, Trainor would repeatedly compare “the plight of wealthy oilmen... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
As McCaskill touts record on seniors, donor and family friend runs troubled nursing homesSenate candidate Jason Kander, Republican House Speaker Todd Richardson and Rep
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Senate candidate Jason Kander, Republican House Speaker Todd Richardson and Republican Lt. Gov. Mike Parson, Missouri Ethics Commission records show.) Nursing home safety Six months after McCaskill tweeted the photo of the watermelon mojito... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Investigations nothing new for Put-in-Baysearched this month as part of a public corruption investigation by the Ohio Bu
The Toledo Blade / Posted 2 days ago
searched this month as part of a public corruption investigation by the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation and the Ohio Ethics Commission. Mr. McCann and Mr. Blumensaadt have said through attorneys that they have done no wrong, and that the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pennsylvania senator's medical marijuana moonlighting rolea multi-million dollar Health Department license to operate a marijuana growing
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
a multi-million dollar Health Department license to operate a marijuana growing and processing facility. The Pennsylvania Ethics Commission gave Leach, a Montgomery County Democrat, a green light — albeit with caution signals — regarding his work... Read more
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Island Packet
As McCaskill touts record on seniors, donor and family friend runs troubled nursing homesSenate candidate Jason Kander, Republican House Speaker Todd Richardson and Rep
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
Senate candidate Jason Kander, Republican House Speaker Todd Richardson and Republican Lt. Gov. Mike Parson, Missouri Ethics Commission records show.) Nursing home safety Six months after McCaskill tweeted the photo of the watermelon mojito... Read more
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Breitbart
Luther Strange’s Attorney Provided Guide to Those Wanting to Deprive Trump of NominationSen. Luther Strange (R-AL) in the election law ethics complaint filed by the Al
Breitbart / Posted 3 days ago
Sen. Luther Strange (R-AL) in the election law ethics complaint filed by the Alabama Secretary of State with state’s Ethics Commission provided a public guide to candidates who wanted to deprive President Donald Trump of the Republican... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
The Rise Of The Citizen Activist – Part 5: Crest Real Estateas a lobbying entity and failing to disclose city lobbying activity,” said a pr
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 4 days ago
as a lobbying entity and failing to disclose city lobbying activity,” said a press release from the Los Angeles City Ethics Commission, dated Feb. 22, 2017. “It can certainly be argued that because Crest is involved in so many projects, it... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Ex-U.N. chief Ban expects safe Pyeongchang 2018 despite nuclear tensionharmonious Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang next year.” Ban was elected hea
Reuters Sports News / Posted 4 days ago
harmonious Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang next year.” Ban was elected head of the International Olympic Committee’s ethics commission on Thursday as the Olympic body strives to improve its image amid a string of corruption cases. The Winter... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN chief Ban expects safe Pyeongchang 2018 despite nuclear tensionharmonious Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang next year." Ban was elected hea
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
harmonious Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang next year." Ban was elected head of the International Olympic Committee's ethics commission on Thursday as the Olympic body strives to improve its image amid a string of corruption cases. The Winter... Read more
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EuroNews
U.N. chief Ban expects safe Pyeongchang 2018 despite nuclear tensionharmonious Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang next year.” Ban was elected head
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
harmonious Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang next year.” Ban was elected head of the International Olympic Committee’s ethics commission on Thursday as the Olympic body strives to improve its image amid a string of corruption cases. The Winter... Read more
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Breitbart
LAUSD President Charged with Conspiracy, Perjurycharged with one felony count each of perjury and falsifying or forging documen
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
charged with one felony count each of perjury and falsifying or forging documents. The release indicates the Los Angeles Ethics Commission received a complaint from a whistleblower in March of 2015 regarding Rodriguez’s alleged questionable... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Panel: Former administrator violated law by hiring familystate administrator violated Indiana's nepotism law by hiring three relatives t
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 4 days ago
state administrator violated Indiana's nepotism law by hiring three relatives to work at her agency. The Indiana State Ethics Commission moved on Thursday to bar former Department of Homeland Security administrator Leann Walton from ever... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Some Olympic leaders impatient with onslaught of scandalsKorea. Former United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon has been elected cha
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
Korea. Former United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon has been elected chair of the International Olympic Committee’s ethics commission. In his acceptance speech Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017, Ban called his new task “a serious responsibility.” (AP... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Former UN leader Ban Ki-moon tabbed for IOC ethics chairPeru — Former United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon has been elected cha
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
Peru — Former United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon has been elected chair of the International Olympic Committee's ethics commission. The South Korean, who served as leader in the U.N. from 2007 through 2016, will take over for Youssoupha... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Jemele Hill apologizes — to ESPN — for ‘white supremacist’ tweet on Trumpcamp. Olympics: Former U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon was elected chairman
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
camp. Olympics: Former U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon was elected chairman of the International Olympic Committee’s ethics commission. College football: A man convicted of rape as a teen who served nearly a year in a juvenile prison in a... Read more
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CBC.ca
Anti-doping group wants Winter Games ban of Russian leadersif the evidence is a slam dunk, they're not going to have time to make it have
CBC.ca / Posted 5 days ago
if the evidence is a slam dunk, they're not going to have time to make it have any meaningful consequence."IOC elects new ethics commission chair Former United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon has been elected chair of the International... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
L.A. school board chair faces money laundering chargesneeded, with the District Attorney’s Office." The case against Rodriguez was t
Detroit Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
needed, with the District Attorney’s Office." The case against Rodriguez was the result of an investigation by the city’s Ethics Commission, the Times reported. Investigators said that shortly after he filed to run for office in 2014, Rodriguez... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Panel: Former administrator hired aunt, sister, stepdaughterstate administrator violated Indiana's nepotism law by hiring three relatives t
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
state administrator violated Indiana's nepotism law by hiring three relatives to work at her agency. The Indiana State Ethics Commission unanimously approved banning former Department of Homeland Security administrator Leann Walton from ever... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Former U.N. chief Ban heads IOC ethics amid ongoing probesLIMA (Reuters) - Former U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon was elected head of
Reuters Sports News / Posted 5 days ago
LIMA (Reuters) - Former U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon was elected head of the International Olympic Committee’s ethics commission on Thursday as the Olympic body battles to improve its image amid a string of corruption cases involving senior... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Former UN chief Ban heads IOC ethics amid ongoing probesLIMA: Former U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon was elected head of the Interna
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
LIMA: Former U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon was elected head of the International Olympic Committee's ethics commission on Thursday as the Olympic body battles to improve its image amid a string of corruption cases involving senior members. Ban,... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Former UN leader Ban Ki-moon tabbed for IOC ethics chair(AP) - Former United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon has been elected cha
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
(AP) - Former United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon has been elected chair of the International Olympic Committee's ethics commission. The South Korean, who served as leader in the U.N. from 2007 through 2016, will take over for Youssoupha... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Former UN leader Ban Ki-moon tabbed for IOC ethics chair(AP) Former United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon has been elected chair
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
(AP) Former United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon has been elected chair of the International Olympic Committee's ethics commission. The South Korean, who served as leader in the U.N. from 2007 through 2016, will take over for Youssoupha... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Former UN leader Ban Ki-moon tabbed for IOC ethics chair(AP) - Former United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon has been elected cha
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 5 days ago
(AP) - Former United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon has been elected chair of the International Olympic Committee's ethics commission. The South Korean, who served as leader in the U.N. from 2007 through 2016, will take over for Youssoupha... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Former UN leader Ban Ki-moon tabbed for IOC ethics chair(AP) - Former United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon has been elected cha
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
(AP) - Former United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon has been elected chair of the International Olympic Committee's ethics commission. The South Korean, who served as leader in the U.N. from 2007 through 2016, will take over for Youssoupha... Read more
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give me sport
'Toxic' IAAF may be dropped from 2017 World Championships brandingbids by Qatar's capital Doha for the 2017 and 2019 editions of the World Champi
give me sport / Posted 5 days ago
bids by Qatar's capital Doha for the 2017 and 2019 editions of the World Championships have been referred to the IAAF's ethics commission following allegations of ''brown envelopes'' and bribe demands, UK Athletics chairman Ed Warner this week... Read more
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TribLIVE
Los Angeles officially awarded 2028 Olympic Gamessession for the IOC, which is facing separate bid scandals involving 2016 Rio d
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
session for the IOC, which is facing separate bid scandals involving 2016 Rio de Janeiro and 2020 Tokyo. "The IOC Ethics Commission is following up on this matter," the committee announced in a statement this week. "Where evidence is... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Councilwoman possibly violated state ethics laws for 'sweetheart deal' to nephewlot of work that's been done on this property," he said to the audience. Last
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 days ago
lot of work that's been done on this property," he said to the audience. Last year, Clulee wrote a letter to the Louisiana Ethics Commission asking if she could lease the property to the parish herself. The commission responded, saying the state... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Councilwoman possibly violated state ethics laws for 'sweetheart deal' to nephewlot of work that's been done on this property," he said to the audience. Last
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 6 days ago
lot of work that's been done on this property," he said to the audience. Last year, Clulee wrote a letter to the Louisiana Ethics Commission asking if she could lease the property to the parish herself. The commission responded, saying the state... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Councilwoman possibly violated state ethics laws for 'sweetheart deal' to nephewlot of work that's been done on this property," he said to the audience. Last
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 6 days ago
lot of work that's been done on this property," he said to the audience. Last year, Clulee wrote a letter to the Louisiana Ethics Commission asking if she could lease the property to the parish herself. The commission responded, saying the state... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
LAUSD President Charged in Campaign Contribution Caseby the District Attorney comes after attempts by him and his legal team to "res
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 6 days ago
by the District Attorney comes after attempts by him and his legal team to "resolve these issues with the Los Angeles Ethics Commission for over two years. "As the product of an immigrant family, nobody has more respect for the integrity of... Read more
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Newsmax
IOC President Warned 8 Years Ago About Nuzman, Rio Olympicsunderdog, defeated Madrid 66-32 in the final vote. In a statement this week af
Newsmax / Posted 6 days ago
underdog, defeated Madrid 66-32 in the final vote. In a statement this week after Nuzman was questioned, the IOC said its "Ethics Commission is following up on this matter. Where evidence is provided, we will act." A year after the Rio Olympics... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Norwich ethics panel members seek more power(860) 425-4205 rblessingNB NORWICH — With no new cases or complaints before th
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
(860) 425-4205 rblessingNB NORWICH — With no new cases or complaints before them, members of the city's Ethics Commission this week looked at changes that would give it more teeth in complaints lodged against city officials in... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
LAUSD Board President and His Cousin Charged With Reimbursing Nearly $25,000 to Donorsto raise $50,000 during his campaign that ended on Dec. 31 of that year. He rep
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 6 days ago
to raise $50,000 during his campaign that ended on Dec. 31 of that year. He represents District 5. The Los Angeles City Ethics Commission found that over a 22-day period in December of that year, nearly half of Rodriguez’s campaign contributions... Read more
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Island Packet
Los Angeles officially awarded 2028 Olympic Gamessession for the IOC, which is facing separate bid scandals involving 2016 Rio d
Island Packet / Posted 6 days ago
session for the IOC, which is facing separate bid scandals involving 2016 Rio de Janeiro and 2020 Tokyo. "The IOC Ethics Commission is following up on this matter," the committee announced in a statement this week. "Where evidence is... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
MS Ethics Commission opinion raises questions at Forrest County SOA recent opinion from the Mississippi Ethics Commission has raised questions fo
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 7 days ago
A recent opinion from the Mississippi Ethics Commission has raised questions for Forrest County Sheriff Billy McGee and his department regarding employing family members. In November 2016, Forrest County Sheriff’s Dept. Capt. Chief Investigator Nick... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Groton City officials fined for attending Derby tripfor example," Zuliani said. The Groton ethics action, which started in March,
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
for example," Zuliani said. The Groton ethics action, which started in March, concludes seven months after Norwich's Ethics Commission found Mayor Deb Hinchey, Norwich Public Utilities General Manager John Bilda, NPU Division Manager Steve... Read more
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The China Post
Winter Olympics will go ahead despite Korean tensions, Bach saysregarding "their latest corruption investigation into the 2009 vote for the all
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
regarding "their latest corruption investigation into the 2009 vote for the allocation of the Olympic Games 2016.""The IOC Ethics Commission is following up on this matter. Where evidence is provided, we will act," the statement concluded.The... Read more
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