Apply act-utilitarianism and rule-utilitarianism
Apply act-utilitarianism and rule-utilitarianism in resolving the following moral problems. Do the two versions of utilitarianism lead to the same or different answers to the problems?
George had a bad reaction to an illegal drug he accepted from friends at a party. He calls in sick the day after, and when he returns to work the following day he looks ill. His supervisor asks him why he is not feeling well. [s it morally permissible for George to lie by telling his supervisor that he had a bad reaction to some medicine his doctor prescribed for him?