State Lawmakers Take Ethics Training In Wake Of Corruption Scandals 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.
UCR Professor: Ethicists’ Behavior Not More MoralProfessors 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.
Democrats Quit House Ethics Probe Of LA Congresswoman WatersThe congressional panel tasked with investigating Rep. Maxine Waters will have a whole new look when it reconvenes next week.
Reiner, Nunez Help Mayor Triple Fundraising Target For Ethics FineFifty-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.
House Panel Taps Outside Lawyer To Lead Waters Ethics Probe 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.
Not PC Enough? '30 Rock' Rated Most Unethical TV ShowA 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".
State Slams LA Superior Court Judge For DUIA 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.
Suspensions Likely To Push Back Waters Ethics Trial Until 2011Rep. 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.
E-mail Prompts Delay In Maxine Waters' Ethics TrialInformation 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.
House Panel Delays Ethics Trial For Rep. WatersNew evidence has come forward that may derail the trial for the lawmaker representing Inglewood, Hawthorne and Gardena.
Change To Free Tickets Policy May Take TimeAlthough 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.
Ethics Commission Votes To Ban Tickets For Elected OfficialsLos 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.