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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 Payouts|by Andrew Ford|March 29, 2021|ProPublica
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 scandal|Sally Jenkins|March 25, 2021|Washington 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 corruption|Rachel Schallom|January 10, 2021|Fortune
In a normal year, the wickedest corporate scandals and worst executive malfeasance are impossible to forget.
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 West|Bernhard Warner|December 3, 2020|Fortune
The commission has accused Yingluck of malfeasance in a rice-subsidy program aimed at improving the incomes of Thai rice farmers.
The prime minister must appear before the anti-corruption commission on February 27 to answer the malfeasance charges.
Allegations of malfeasance against Raheen continue to surface.
In the weeklong trial, the Pittsburgh lawyer laid out the most devastating account of corporate malfeasance.Laurence Leamer on Coal Baron Donald Blankenship’s Downfall|Laurence Leamer|May 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Arguably that question points to a much larger problem than Stapel's malfeasance.How Social Scientists, and the Rest of Us, Got Seduced By a Good Story|Megan McArdle|April 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I never heard of any of them being removed for incompetency, dereliction of duty or malfeasance.
The knowledge of this added treachery hath come to me but recently; and this also was of Rizzo's malfeasance.The Royal Pawn of Venice|Mrs. Lawrence Turnbull
Removals were made for neglect of duty, malfeasance in office, refusing to obey orders, and obstructing Reconstruction.Civil War and Reconstruction in Alabama|Walter L. Fleming
Don Nicholas de Ovando pleaded smoothly the Sovereign's most strict command which in any to disobey were plain malfeasance!1492|Mary 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