This article will review the process by which an ethics complaint was handled in 2009 as well as the laws that passed the 2010 General Assembly. It will also examine criticisms of ethics laws in Virginia and throughout the country. Finally, this article concludes with a discussion of the current criticisms of ethics laws in Virginia and across the country.
Christopher E. Piper,
Ethics in Virginia: Reforming Ethics and Conflict of Interest Laws in the 2010 Virginia General Assembly,
Rich. J.L. & Pub. Int.
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