Joe Morton 
Member since Oct 13, 2014

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Re: “Idaho High Schooler Alleges Sex, Religion Discrimination

The mere fact that “school district officials……, through its lawyers, refused….” to comment - - DOES NOT PASS THE Smell TEST…

I suggest that you use the Office of the Attorney General - Public Corruption Complaint Form

Use it often and pass this onto any whom may have been aggrieved by the “Good Ole Boys…”

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Posted by Joe Morton on 10/20/2014 at 9:49 PM

Re: “UPDATE: Idaho Anti-Fracking Activist Released After 7-Day Incarceration

Payette Co is the PERFECT example of what is wrong with Idaho - - -

The good ole boy system to benefit the few - - ON TAXPAYER BACKS

All 3 of Payette County Commissioners as well as many of the Zoning commission have also leased their mineral rights to these thugs…

Alma also asked for the Zoning commission members to disclose that they may have a CONFLICT of INTERST. Burtt Osborne (private taxpayer funded attorney for the Payette Co. zoning commission) told Alma that the P&Z DID NOT need to disclose anything….

59-702. Policy and purpose.
It is hereby declared that the position of a public official at ALL levels of government is a public trust and it is in the public interest to:
(1) Protect the integrity of government throughout the state of Idaho while at the same time facilitating recruitment and retention of
personnel needed within government;
(2) Assure independence, impartiality and honesty of public officials in governmental functions;
(3) Inform citizens of the existence of personal interests which may present a conflict of interest between an official's public trust and
private concerns;
(4) Prevent public office from being used for personal gain contrary to the public interest;

(4) "Conflict of interest" means any official action or any decision or recommendation by a person acting in a capacity as a public
official, the effect of which would be to the private pecuniary benefit of the person or a member of the person's household, or a business with
which the person or a member of the person's household is associated, unless the pecuniary benefit arises out of the following:
(a) An interest or membership in a particular business, industry, occupation or class required by law as a prerequisite to the
holding by the person of the office or position;

29 likes, 2 dislikes
Posted by Joe Morton on 10/13/2014 at 9:47 PM

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