Thesaurus / malfeasance


Individuals who pay property taxes could also request an accounting of a town’s finances from a judge and raise legal claims of malfeasance, but experts said that’s probably a long shot.“THE BALL WAS DROPPED BY ALL”: HOW COPS GOT MORE THAN $400,000 IN UNLAWFUL SICK DAY PAYOUTSBY ANDREW FORDMARCH 29, 2021PROPUBLICA
The NCAA’s handling of the women’s basketball tournament is either malpractice or malfeasance.THE NCAA’S SHELL GAME IS THE REAL WOMEN’S BASKETBALL SCANDALSALLY JENKINSMARCH 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Specifically, individuals who come forward with evidence of financial malfeasance are entitled to receive up to 30% of money seized by the Treasury or Justice Departments when their information leads to successful law enforcement actions.A QUIETLY PASSED LAW CRACKS DOWN ON SHELL COMPANIES TO COMBAT CORRUPTIONRACHEL SCHALLOMJANUARY 10, 2021FORTUNE
In a normal year, the wickedest corporate scandals and worst executive malfeasance are impossible to forget.THE BIGGEST BUSINESS SCANDALS OF 2020LEE CLIFFORDDECEMBER 27, 2020FORTUNE
When whistleblowers, journalists, and short-sellers like Perring leveled allegations of malfeasance at Wirecard in 2019, Germany’s securities regulator, BaFin, investigated the tattlers instead.LITTLE BIG SHORTS: HOW TINY ‘ACTIVIST’ FIRMS BECAME SHERIFFS IN THE STOCK MARKET’S WILD WESTBERNHARD WARNERDECEMBER 3, 2020FORTUNE
I never heard of any of them being removed for incompetency, dereliction of duty or malfeasance.THE JOURNAL OF NEGRO HISTORY, VOLUME 5, 1920VARIOUS
The knowledge of this added treachery hath come to me but recently; and this also was of Rizzo's malfeasance.THE ROYAL PAWN OF VENICEMRS. LAWRENCE TURNBULL
Removals were made for neglect of duty, malfeasance in office, refusing to obey orders, and obstructing Reconstruction.CIVIL WAR AND RECONSTRUCTION IN ALABAMAWALTER L. FLEMING
Don Nicholas de Ovando pleaded smoothly the Sovereign's most strict command which in any to disobey were plain malfeasance!1492MARY JOHNSTON
At Sienna he learned that his house had been pillaged and burned and he himself had been accused of malfeasance in office.DANTE: "THE CENTRAL MAN OF ALL THE WORLD"JOHN T. SLATTERY


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