- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Lenient discipline overturned because tribunal did not include required layperson
- Interim suspension order overturned for reliance on dated allegations
- Court affirms decision that attorney inappropriately engaged in legal practice by managing his law firm during suspension
- Decision to forgo further discipline returned to regulator for lack of explanation
- Licensee may challenge age disenrollment in court
Although no evidence existed that a revoked educator violated a specific rule, his overall conduct was sufficiently inappropriate to warrant the sanction, a Texas court held November 25.
The ruling upheld a decision by the state’s Board for Educator Certification to revoke the certificate of a teacher based on his inappropriate actions providing physical therapy to students on his school’s track and field team (State Board for Educator Certification v. Montalvo).
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