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Re/Max investigation finds Liniger, Contos violated ethics code

Ending an internal investigation first announced in November, a special committee has found that Re/Max founder Dave Liniger and executive Adam Contos broke the company's code of ethics by failing to disclose to the Re/Max board of directors a $2.4 million loan given by Liniger to Contos for the purchase of a residence...

Bronx pol gets ethics training for breaking anti-harassment rules

last weekNews : NY Daily News

An ethics committee found that Councilman Andy King broke anti-harassment rules and ordered him to get sensitivity and ethics training.

Rooney: Entire Republican Staff of House Intelligence Committee Is Under Investigation

Rep. Tom Rooney says the atmosphere on the House Intelligence Committee is “absolute poison”: Rooney said one reason for the tension is an erosion of trust, exacerbated by an ongoing ethics investigation into the “entire Republican staff,” including “the woman up front that answers the phone” for alleged leaks. He later added that the matter […]

Bronx city councilman probed for creepy conduct with staffer

2 weeks agoNews : NY Daily News

The staffer said King “paid unwelcome attention to her,” according to Standards and Ethics Committee Chairman Steve Matteo.

Amateur boxing under fire from IOC

2 weeks agoSports / Boxing :

The International Olympic Committee has announced the opening of an investigation into the AIBA (the international sanctioning body for amateur boxing) by the IOC Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer. Citing… Read More » The post Amateur boxing under fire from IOC appeared first on

New ethics committee aims to help veterinarians navigate complex care situations

Advances in veterinary technology provide pet owners with an ever-increasing array of treatment options for their pets. However, more options can lead to complex situations and difficult questions about care goals and quality of life that must be navigated by veterinary caregivers and pet owners. Show More Summary

Norm Eisen: Nunes May Have Nullified His Congressional Immunity, Could Face Obstruction Charges

Former White House ethics counsel Norm Eisen warned on Wednesday that House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA) may have opened himself up to obstruction of justice charges if he colluded with the White House to create...Show More Summary

Nunes could face obstruction charges: Expert says colluding with White House nullifies congressional immunity

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

Former White House ethics counsel Norm Eisen warned on Wednesday that House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA) may have opened himself up to obstruction of justice charges if he colluded with the White House to create a memo smearing the FBI’s Russia investigation. The Daily...

The Circumscribed Ethics Investigation Into Devin Nunes

The House Intelligence Committee chair claimed he’d been completely cleared, but the panel probing his conduct never gained access to the intelligence he was accused of divulging.

Congressman, ousted from ethics panel, asks it to investigate him

last monthNews : The Cutline

Less than three days after he was removed from the U.S. House of Representatives Ethics Committee, Republican lawmaker Patrick Meehan asked the panel to investigate allegations he engaged in sexual harassment and misused official resources. Show More Summary

Rep. Patrick Meehan subject of House ethics probe

last monthNews : The Raw Story

The House Ethics Committee has launched an investigation into Rep. Patrick Meehan (R-Pennsylvania) after a report detailed allegations of sexual harassment and the use of taxpayer money in settling with the accuser, the committee announced Monday.... The post Rep. Patrick Meehan subject of House...

Ethics Panel Opens Sexual Harassment Probe Into GOP Lawmaker Who Chaired House Ethics Panel

Yet again, another lawmaker is being investigated by the House Ethics Committee for allegations of sexual harassment. The Hill reports that an investigation has been opened into Representative Meehan related to a sexual harassment settlement that was paid out to a staffer. Show More Summary

The Judge Who Stole Cocaine From Evidence Locker

Nobody knew the demons that followed Paul Michael Pozonsky to the bench. Outwardly, Pozonsky was an exceptional county judge. He served on the ethics committee; he founded the drug court for people with substance abuse issues. But the judge had his own drug problems, and they had started long......

Congressman Denies Allegation in Misconduct Claim He Settled

last monthNews : Trending Now

Paul Ryan ordered an Ethics Committee investigation after a report Rep. Patrick Meehan used taxpayer money to settle a complaint

Republican congressman removed from ethics committee

last monthNews : The Raw Story

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan removed Representative Patrick Meehan from the House Ethics Committee on Saturday following sexual misconduct allegations, Ryan’s office said. Earlier Saturday, the New York Times published an article saying Meehan, 62, used thousands of dollars...

Rep Booted From House Ethics Panel, Will Face Ethics Inquiry

House Speaker Paul Ryan called for an Ethics Committee investigation Saturday after the New York Times reported that US Rep. Patrick Meehan used taxpayer money to settle a complaint that stemmed from his hostility toward a former aide who rejected his romantic overtures. The story cited unnamed people who said...

House Ethics Committee drops Republican over taxpayer-funded harassment settlement

A Republican tasked with fighting against sexual harassment in Congress secretly settled a misconduct complaint filed against him by a former aide, The New York Times first reported Saturday. This article originally appeared on HuffPost. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments

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