- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Minority candidates hit harder by architect licensing exam costs, study finds
- Class certification denied for patients suing over licensing of foreign doctor
- Failure to warn of potential license revocation not sufficient basis for ineffective-assistance-of-counsel claim
- Doctor entitled to full hearing on his discrimination charge over order that he enter alcohol abuse treatment program
- Discipline is reinstated after appellant failed to properly challenge evidence
A board may be investigating serious complaints about a licensee for years while the public is kept in the dark because the complaint file is "invisible," an investigation by the Bakersfield Californian has found. In a July 2014 article on "Dental Dangers," the newspaper reported that dentist Robert Tupac has had over 18 lawsuits filed against him citing problems with his work. Patients of Tupac's have claimed bone loss, teeth that don't fit properly, among other issues. The California Attorney General's office, at the behest of the California Dental Board, has alleged Tupac's dental . . .
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