- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Minority candidates hit harder by architect licensing exam costs, study finds
- Class certification denied for patients suing over licensing of foreign doctor
- Failure to warn of potential license revocation not sufficient basis for ineffective-assistance-of-counsel claim
- Doctor entitled to full hearing on his discrimination charge over order that he enter alcohol abuse treatment program
- Discipline is reinstated after appellant failed to properly challenge evidence
New Jersey Attorney General Chris Porrino has been granted emergency powers to tackle the rise of drug addiction in the State. The changes, part of Governor Chris Christie's aggressive campaign to counteract the opioid problem in New Jersey, have been criticized by the Medical Society of New Jersey. They claim that the new rules, among them one reducing the maximum prescription for certain painkillers for acute pain from 30 days down to 5, would "decrease the quality of care and life for pain patients."
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