Tag Archives : ethics


Canadian Supreme Court mulls end-of-life decision process

Source: http://www.cbc.ca By Leslie MacKinnon, CBC News Can doctors withdraw life-support without family’s consent? The emotionally charged question about whether a doctor should have the authority to order life-support tubes pulled from a minimally conscious patient without the consent of the patient’s family was the subject of a Supreme Court of Canada hearing Monday. The […]


Eli Lilly admits to more than $200 million dollars worth of doctor payoffs

Source: http://www.naturalnews.com By: Willow Tohi Prozac. Cialis. Cymbalta. If you have a television or read magazines, you’ve heard of their drugs. Eli Lilly, out of Indiana, makes billions of dollars every year off the sale of their patented chemicals, which are used to suppress the symptoms of disease in the human body. Founded by a […]


HouseSpeaker Gingrich ordered 2pay $300,000 for ethics violation 8

Source: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/politics/govt/leadership/stories/012297.htm House Reprimands, Penalizes Speaker By John E. Yang Washington Post Staff Writer Wednesday, January 22 1997; Page A01 The House voted overwhelmingly yesterday to reprimand House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.) and order him to pay an unprecedented $300,000 penalty, the first time in the House’s 208-year history it has disciplined a speaker for […]