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UC Davis ‘Whistleblower’ Wins Lawsuit After Reporting Unethical Study On Prisoners

A jury has awarded a $730,000 verdict to a whistleblower who reported on an unethical pain management study on prison inmates by researchers at the University of California, Davis.

08/13/2014

Twitter Changes Business Of Celebrity Endorsements

Larry Magid: Apps That Enable Anonymous Comments Online

People are used to commenting online through social networks, but as their contact list grows they may want to be more careful. Larry talks about apps that allow anonymity.

03/24/2014

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Whistleblowers Can Be Rewarded For Turning In Boss For Computer Crimes

If you suspect that your boss is up to something shady when it comes to software, employees can get paid for blowing the whistle.

09/25/2013

An Oakland Police patrol car sits in front of the Oakland Police headquarters. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Court-Appointed Watchdog Says Oakland Police Fails To Protect Whistleblowers

A court-appointed monitor says the Oakland Police Department is failing to protect officers who report internal wrongdoing.

07/20/2013

Caltrans workers at a roadway construction site. (Caltrans)

Audit Rips Caltrans Oversight On Falsified Construction Test Data

A report by the California state auditor says two Caltrans technicians who tested foundations for construction projects claimed hundreds hours of overtime and specialized testing work they did not perform. They also falsified testing data on 11 projects.

03/28/2013

Richmond Assistant City Manager Leslie Knight. (City of Richmond)

More Richmond Workers Allege Bullying By Assistant City Manager

A Richmond city employee is speaking out about blowing the whistle on the Assistant City Manager. Meanwhile, more city workers have come forward, accusing the top city official of retaliation.

03/19/2013

Richmond Assistant City Manager Leslie Knight. (City of Richmond)

Richmond Assistant City Manager Accused Of Misusing Funds

A top Richmond city official is under scrutiny amid allegations of misusing city resources and taking money she was not entitled to.

03/16/2013

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Vallejo Football Coach Fired After Whistleblowing Sues For Wrongful Termination

A Catholic high school football coach who was fired in connection with a hazing incident has filed a wrongful termination lawsuit against the school and the Catholic Diocese of Sacramento.

02/21/2013

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