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BHA punter’s committee – another refusal

Breaking news – 27/05/2015 09:56:58

As pointed out earlier the latest person to be invited to join the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) punter’s committee was the great philanthropist and bookmaker Mr Bean-Done (May 23rd – BHA punter’s committee; another member), but we are disappointed to tell you he’s turned the invitation down. 127 more words

The ethical complexity of "backscratching"

Conflict of interest is an important modern ethical concept, and “backscratching” (as in, “you scratch my back — do me a favour — and I’ll scratch yours”) is a common form of it. 126 more words

PHPs and the meaning of "assessment"

I was reading Michael Langan’s post PHP Approved Assessments on the conflict of interest that PHPs (Physician Health Programs) maintain in coercively referring to their “preferred centers.” Michael however makes an error in carry forward the party line that PHPs do not conduct (diagnostic) evaluations or provide treatment. 1,518 more words


Baltimore prosecutor disputes conflict of interest claims in Freddie Gray case

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore’s top prosecutor has filed a blistering response to a motion from the lawyers representing six police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray. 110 more words


Counterproductive Prayers ~ What's up with that?

Do you ever wonder why the typical prayer meeting yields so few results? I do. I grapple with it continuously. I am certain the problem cannot be with an all-knowing, all-loving, all-powerful God, so it must be with us and our prayers. 653 more words


Amazing new SENET group strap-line

Breaking news – 19/05/2015 11:00:27

We are keen to update readers on the SENET Group as they are so similar to us. We are independent of the BetDick Group despite their funding, just like the SENET group are independent of the major off-course bookmakers who fund them. 303 more words

How can Kirby Delauter profit from the government like a businessman today?

Seriously questionable timing. An ethics task force appointed by Jan Gardner has not yet completed its findings on how to strengthen the county’s ethical guidelines, and preemptively we have been tossed a bombshell with the findings of the “ 391 more words