Happy Friday! Before you run off to enjoy your weekend, get the latest accountability news:
A psychiatrist says he repeatedly warned a German diocese about a priest accused of sexually abusing boys. That diocese, reports The New York Times, was headed by the same man who now leads the Catholic Church -- Pope Benedict XVI.
Government regulators had their concerns, but Toyota -- with the help of its lobbyists -- pushed back to avoid major early recalls. The regulatory agency, which has the authority to order a recall, "did not push for more," reports The Washington Post.
Government ethics watchdogs fault the FAA ($) for lax oversight of Southwest Airlines, reports the Wall Street Journal.
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