- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- CSG state “playbooks” aim to reduce effect of employment-related mandates such as licensing on workers with criminal record
- Remote learning meets requirement of “full-time resident graduate study”
- Pennsylvania surveys new immigrants’ experience of licensing as part of $422,000 federal grant
- Chiropractors may evaluate patients for neurological conditions
- License decisions can be appealed by third parties, in racetrack case
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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