- 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
In a move that will halt the license application process for many candidates and cost several agencies—including itself—hundreds of thousands of dollars, the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT) in July halted the administration of the National Physical Therapy Exam for graduates of physical therapy schools from Egypt, India, Pakistan, and the Philippines until a new test can be developed in Fall of 2011.
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