“Where there is not community, trust, respect, ethical behavior are difficult for the young to learn and for the old to maintain.”
Rich James' Mar. 20 column about ethics appears to express puzzlement as to the definition between right and wrong.
Given the time I've spent covering public corruption trials, you’d think I could easily define ethics.
Former U.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald and others offered valuable insight Friday at the annual Ethics in Government breakfast meeting: If you don't report corruption, you're an enabler.
When the Violence Against Women Act was signed into law Thursday, it was hailed as a victory for victims of domestic abuse. It does help, but it isn't the only thing victims need.
NiSource Inc., of Merrillville, is among 140 companies worldwide named this year to the Ethisphere Institute's "World's Most Ethical Companies" list.
What has the Shared Ethics Advisory Commission done lately? Quite a lot but never enough. The commission is composed of seven member communities -- Crown Point, Dyer, East Chicago, Highland, Munster, Schererville and Whiting. We are a nice mix of urban and suburban, large and small. We welco…
There's a difference between what's ethical and what's legal. What former Lake County Clerk Tom Philpot did — stealing child support money — was illegal. But it was unethical as well.
HOBART | A 54-year-old Midlothian man issued a fraudulent $3,680 check to a Hobart business owner, police said.
SPRINGFIELD | The idea seems simple enough: Ban Illinois lawmakers from voting or taking action on anything that might benefit them personally, all in the name of honest government.
LAPORTE | LaPorte County has rescinded its ethics ordinance, preferring to utilize a new state law to enforce integrity within government.
It’s at the top of many New Year’s resolution lists — quitting smoking. In fact, 15 million people try to quit smoking cigarettes yearly. Only 5 percent succeed when they use no support or go cold turkey. Moreover, the average smoker will attempt to quit up to nine times before successfully …
A federal judge will soon decide whether your next tank of gas or bottle of soda comes with a free apology from the Marlboro man and Joe Camel.
PORTAGE | The city's ethics ordinance will get a full review by a separate, specially appointed committee.
The teen years bring plenty of changes for students, as well as new worries for parents. Smoking is at the top of that list for many parents.
There are measures parents and caregivers can take to help identify the signs of bullying and the anxiety it can induce so they can help their children manage through this difficult situation.
PORTAGE | The City Council will review potential changes to Portage's ethics ordinance.
HOBART | The School City of Hobart will present Internet Safety and Cyber Bullying at 6 p.m. on Nov. 14 at Hobart High School, 2211 E. 10th St.
A recent headline read, "Ethics ruling keeps Daniels clear for Purdue president job." Unless I read it wrong, it states that Inspector General David Thomas (who was appointed by Gov. Mitch Daniels) has ruled that Daniels did not violate any conflict of interest rules in accepting the job as …
CHICAGO | A spokeswoman says Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel decided to replace the city's entire Board of Ethics because he wants "a board more in line with the priorities of the administration."
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