- 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
For 28 years a man in Monmouth County, New Jersey practiced medicine, wrote prescriptions and offered medical advice, despite never possessing a license to do so. Proprietor of his own medical practice, Raymond Salani Jr was investigated after a complaint from one of his ‘patients’. He had previously been ordered to cease his unlicensed practice in 1990, and been handed a 1994 penalty for contempt of court for violating the previous order, but had simply decided to continue to practice anyway.
Full story by Tom Davis via Middletown Patch