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- MIND YOUR OWN BUSINESS? NOT AN OPTION FOR PENNSYLVANIA'S PUBLIC OFFICIALS FOLLOWING RENDELL V. PENNSYLVANIA STATE ETHICS COMMISSION. Pitcavage, Stefanie M. // Widener Law Journal;2011, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p497
The article discusses a court case related to a reinterpretation of the term business within the Public Official and Employees Ethics Act. In Rendell v. Pennsylvania State Ethics Commission, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania included all nonprofit organizations in the reinterpretation by...
- White House mysteries II. // Christian Science Monitor;7/20/98, Vol. 90 Issue 164, p16
Editorial. Presents the view that government officials should not be given special treatment if any allegations arise during their terms. How national security should be safeguarded; Details about United States Attorney General Janet Reno and her appearance before the Senate Judiciary Committee.
- Term limits are an issue in towns and legislature. // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);8/8/94, Vol. 41 Issue 32, p13
Reports on the legislation of laws limiting the term of office of elected officials in New York towns and cities. Term limits proposal in the Town of Southampton in Long Island, New York; Similar resolution in the Town of Brookhaven.
- Partly sunny. // Quill;Mar94, Vol. 82 Issue 2, p13
Reports on Florida House of Representatives leaders' plan to propose a legislation to close a loophole in the state Sunshine Law that allows two or more elected officials to meet out of state and discuss official business without violating the law. Comments from Rep. Sandra Mortham.
- Slump in councils considering EMROs. // Publican's Morning Advertiser;5/15/2014, Issue 148, p5
The article reports on the decline of number of licensing authorities or councils due to the early-morning restriction order introduction in Wales and England.
- Justices uphold public officials' personal immunity. Reynolds, Katherine M. // Bond Buyer;03/04/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30343, p4
Reports on the US Supreme Court's ruling that local public officials have personal immunity for legislative actions taken under the auspices of their office. Case illustrating officials' personal immunity; Issue of what determines a legislative action.
- Tenure of Office Act of 1867. // Tenure of Office Act of 1867;2009, p1
Presents the text of the Tenure of Office Act of 1867. Focus on the tenure of office of public officials in the federal government; Various provisions.
- MALE OFFICERS IN WOMEN'S PRISONS: THE NEED FOR SEGREGATION OF OFFICERS IN CERTAIN POSITIONS. Soliman, Iman R. // Texas Journal of Women & the Law;Fall2000, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p45
Focuses on the problems in women prisons in Michigan. Exclusion of male officers from certain positions in women prisons; Discussion on the Title VII anti-discrimination legislation; Use of a bonafide occupational qualification in the prison.
- Supreme Court Rules Federal Execs Can Get Gifts If Official Acts Aren't Expected In Return. // Jet;05/17/99, Vol. 95 Issue 24, p39
Reports on a United States Supreme Court ruling that giving gifts to a federal official is a crime only if it can be linked to an official act.