- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Licensee not entitled to second evidentiary hearing after 11 years of procedural up-and-downs
- Discipline upheld against psychologist who gave patient file to opposing counsel in lawsuit
- Complainant cannot force board to let him testify against licensee
- Formal recommendation by hearing examiner not required in order to revoke a license
- Licensee cannot dodge obligation to adhere to trade standards through provision in contract with customer
A lawyer will be permitted to take the bar exam in Oklahoma despite not having graduated from college, according to a ruling by the state's Supreme Court. Caleb Harlin was home schooled through high school and skipped college before graduating from two separate law schools, one in California and one in Oklahoma. The Oklahoma Board of Bar Examiners had deemed his lack of college degree an insurmountable hurdle in his pursuit of the state's bar exam, before the court overruled the board.
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