State senators in Sacramento are receiving a refresher in ethics as part of the fallout from a series of legal cases involving two Southland lawmakers this year.
Professors who study moral philosophy and its application in the real world may not be all that ethical themselves when it comes to responding to students, according to a new study.
The congressional panel tasked with investigating Rep. Maxine Waters will have a whole new look when it reconvenes next week.
Fifty-four contributors gave money to the mayor, including film director Rob Reiner and electoral campaigns for Assemblyman Fabian Nunez and state Sen. Kevin de Leon.
The House Ethics Committee assigned Washington attorney Billy Martin to investigate Waters (D-Los Angeles) after months of criticism over the panel’s handling of the case.
A new study says the behavior of characters on shows like “30 Rock” and “The Office” are may lead to “real-life workforce to ethics and compliance violations”.
A Superior Court judge was reprimanded by state officials for what they called a “serious disregard” for ethics after her conviction for a DUI in 2009.
Rep. Maxine Waters is unlikely to get the trial she demanded by the end of this year after two lawyers on the House ethics committee were suspended.
Information that forced postponement of Rep. Maxine Waters’ ethics trial raises new questions about an investigative panel’s charges that the California Democrat improperly tried to steer federal bailout money to a minority-owned bank where her husband is a stockholder and former director.
New evidence has come forward that may derail the trial for the lawmaker representing Inglewood, Hawthorne and Gardena.
Although the city of LA’s ethics panel has voted to ban free tickets for elected and other officials, it could be quite awhile before there’s a final vote on this.
Los Angeles’ Ethics Commission voted to ban the city’s elected officials from accepting tickets to events in exchange for performing a ceremonial function, if the source of the tickets has business before the city.