- Examiners, state boards rethinking traditional use of practical exams, scored exams, and live patients
- Default discipline of licensee who sent rebuttal letter prior to filing of disciplinary charges is valid
- Law does not waive sovereign immunity for constitutional claims unless they involve challenge of a state statute
- U.S. court restores emergency health law authorizing discipline of physicians performing abortions
- Architects, CPAs, engineers, surveyors push back against licensing deregulation campaigns
The Office of the Inspector General in Ohio has concluded, after an investigative report, that Lili Reitz, former director of the Ohio State Dental Board, handled a complaint in an improper way by leaking information to the subject of the complaint. Reitz, who resigned last year, passed information about the complainant to dentist Edward Hills, who served on the board until 2009 and is now under investigation for racketeering and corruption.
Full story via the Bristol Herald Courier