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Honolulu Ethics Commission

2011 Year in Review — Ethics

2011 Year in Review — Ethics

Gifts, fund-raising, lobbying — no shortage of ethics issues.
Impeachment Push Could Lead To Berg Ethics Probe

Impeachment Push Could Lead To Berg Ethics Probe

Former staffer: Honolulu Council member used city funds to campaign.
Police-Business Deal Raises Ethical Questions

Police-Business Deal Raises Ethical Questions

Waikiki group's gift to Honolulu part of troubling national trend, good government expert says.
Planning Commissioner Fined For Ethics Violations

Planning Commissioner Fined For Ethics Violations

Andrew Jamila must pay $650 for repeated violations of Honolulu ethics code.
Do Elected Officials With a Conflict of Interest Have a Right to Vote Anyway? Flickr

Do Elected Officials With a Conflict of Interest Have a Right to Vote Anyway?

U.S. Supreme Court case could undermine ethics laws.
No Conflict? Ground Rules in the Hawaii House

No Conflict? Ground Rules in the Hawaii House

A how-to guide on deciding whether lawmakers can vote on bills if they have a potential conflict.
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