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Since the 1970s, many universities have added an ombudsman to their staff.
  a person appointed by a large organization to investigate and help resolve complaints of individual members of the public
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  • Since the 1970s, many universities have added an ombudsman to their staff.
  • In Sweden the task is that of the prosecutor general or the parliamentary ombudsman, who, however, can only pursue recommendations forwarded to them by other departments.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest
  • This agency comes under the county administrative board and is controlled, in turn, by the Parliamentary Ombudsman.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • But in the current situation, the most her lawyer could do was file a report with the parliamentary ombudsman, who didn’t have the authority to walk into the Security Police and start demanding documents and other evidence.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest

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  • It involves several reports being sent to the parliamentary ombudsman, as well as a report to the ministry of justice.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest
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