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Redmond city councilor found in violation of ethics code

Investigation concluded ‘misuse of office,’ personal gain.

A Redmond city councilor will contest findings by the Oregon Government Ethics Commission, which concluded she violated two ethics provisions when she complained about the design of a neighbor’s house. 49 more words

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The decline and fall of informed consent

Over at KevinMD there’s a great post by Richard Gunderman (Chancellor’s Professor, Indiana University) and James Lynch (Dean of Admissions, University of Florida College of Medicine). 208 more words

Conflict Of Interest

Canadian judges cleared of conflict-of-interest charges

Three federal judges in Canada have been cleared of wrongdoing after they attended sponsored social events at an international tax conference in Spain.  The Canadian Judicial Council concluded that concerns that the judges’ attendance compromised their impartiality were “unfounded.” 241 more words


Lets Face It -- a Constitutional Crisis Is Certain

Calm, measured, careful David Brooks, on the News Hour Friday night, said something like this (reconstructed, not quoted):

Look Trump is transparent.  He has said — if you want to find my corruption go to the tex returns.  326 more words


Prospecting for School Districts with Debt Capacity

As Iowa City Community School District’s (ICCSD’s) stakeholders watch to determine whether its bond ballot referendum for $191.525 million (plus interest) will pass or fail on September 12th, there is an interesting discussion in some of the comments sections of posts on Chris Liebig’s… 546 more words