ETHICS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ETHICS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Soccer: FIFA prosecutor Michael Garcia denounces secrecy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58516447-77/garcia-investigation-ethics-fifa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58516447-77/garcia-investigation-ethics-fifa.html.csp">Soccer: FIFA prosecutor Michael Garcia denounces secrecy</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ROB HARRIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-14T16:08:21.845-06:00">Updated Oct 14, 2014 04:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • FIFA’s intelligence agency-style secrecy instills little confidence among soccer fans, ethics prosecutor Michael Garcia said Monday. Garcia called on the organization’s leaders to change the secretive culture at a time when FIFA President Sepp Blatter is under fire for refusing to allow the publication of the American attorney’s corruption investigation into the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bids. The evasiveness has seen the governing body unable to shake off its negative image after being d...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585164472014-10-14T16:08:21.845-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-14T16:08:21.845-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58516447@www.sltrib.com Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:08:21 MDT Legislative hopefuls square off on schools, ethics http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58448460-90/cox-lee-utah-common.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58448460-90/cox-lee-utah-common.html.csp">Legislative hopefuls square off on schools, ethics</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mallory Jesperson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-24T13:57:55.621-06:00">Updated Sep 24, 2014 01:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City • It’s not often a candidate for political office in Utah says it’s an advantage being a Democrat, but that’s what state House hopeful Mike Lee said Tuesday night. “As a Democrat I get to freely vote however I want [if elected to the Legislature]. I don’t have a leadership telling me how I need to vote in a closed-door caucus,” Lee, no relation to the GOP senator, said during a debate in the West Valley City Library. Republican Fred Cox, a former member of the state House, said...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58448460@www.sltrib.com Wed, 24 Sep 2014 13:57:55 MDT Wozniacki sails into Pan Pacific quarterfinals http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58430690-77/chivas-fifa-watches-soccer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58430690-77/chivas-fifa-watches-soccer.html.csp">Wozniacki sails into Pan Pacific quarterfinals</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T23:09:21.317-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 11:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">TENNIS • Second-seeded Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark rallied from a set down to beat qualifier Jarmila Gajdosova of Australia 4-6, 7-5, 6-3 Thursday to advance to the quarterfinals of the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo. The U.S. Open finalist broke Gajdosova three times in the third set at Ariake Coliseum and won with a crosscourt backhand. She will take on eighth-seed Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain in Friday’s quarterfinals. Suarez Navarro defeated Daria Gavrilova of Russia 7-6 (5), 6-3. Also, Garbi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58430690@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:09:21 MDT FIFA orders officials to return expensive watches http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58428592-77/fifa-watches-officials-ethics.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58428592-77/fifa-watches-officials-ethics.html.csp">FIFA orders officials to return expensive watches</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ROB HARRIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T23:09:22.605-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 11:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nyon, Switzerland • FIFA’s ethics investigator ordered football officials on Thursday to return 65 luxury watches given as World Cup gifts or risk disciplinary action. The Brazilian federation distributed gift bags with the expensive watches at the pre-World Cup Congress, FIFA said in a statement. They were distributed to 28 executive committee members, an official with each of the 32 teams and representatives as well as members of the South American soccer confederation. FIFA did not say if Pre...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584285922014-09-18T23:09:22.605-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-18T23:09:22.605-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58428592@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:09:22 MDT FIFA VP Jeffrey Webb says group’s bad image affecting football http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58393330-77/fifa-webb-image-blatter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58393330-77/fifa-webb-image-blatter.html.csp">FIFA VP Jeffrey Webb says group’s bad image affecting football</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ROB HARRIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T22:38:51.084-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 10:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Manchester, England • FIFA’s image problems are harming football and it must work to regain trust over “ethics and morals,” according to one of Sepp Blatter’s deputies. But FIFA vice president Jeffrey Webb stopped short of criticizing Blatter, who has led the governing body since 1998 and is standing for a fifth term, instead praising the president for driving up revenue. The scandal-hit governing body, though, remains synonymous with corruption with only limited changes to its governance. “It i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583933302014-09-09T22:38:51.084-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-09T22:38:51.084-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58393330@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:38:51 MDT Report on alleged Word Cup corruption goes to FIFA http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58378054-77/fifa-cup-garcia-qatar.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58378054-77/fifa-cup-garcia-qatar.html.csp">Report on alleged Word Cup corruption goes to FIFA</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GRAHAM DUNBAR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T23:22:35.128-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 11:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lausanne, Switzerland • The evidence which could strip Qatar of the 2022 World Cup has landed at FIFA. The governing body of world football said Friday it received three reports from ethics investigator Michael Garcia and his team after their year-long probe of alleged corruption in the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding contests. Qatar and Russia, the 2018 host, were chosen in December 2010 by FIFA’s widely discredited executive committee. FIFA did not say if Garcia’s 350-page report, drawing on 2...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583780542014-09-05T23:22:35.128-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T23:22:35.128-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58378054@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 23:22:35 MDT