- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Massage therapy board fell short in handling of complaints, public information, and license issuance
- Discipline upheld for attorney who tried to mislead investigators by mixing up two clients with the same name
- Deviation from sample collection rules not prejudicial to licensee defendant
- Court okays testimony from former board member but remands discipline case over expansion of charges during hearing
- Court denies special relief to applicant who blamed insufficient counsel in earlier criminal conviction involving dishonesty
Licensees do not have standing to challenge new professional standards for teachers until a teacher is disciplined, the U.S. District Court of the Northern Mariana Islands (Guam) held April 7.
The court rejected a challenge to the new standards, which created a range of new offenses simply defined as involving “immoral conduct” (Guam Federation of Teachers v. Lisa Baza Cruz).
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