- 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
Concerned by potential anti-competitive issues after last year’s Supreme Court decision against the North Carolina Dental Board, Governor Mary Fallin of Oklahoma ordered the state’s licensing boards last year to vet their non-rulemaking decisions through the state Attorney General’s Office beforehand. By some accounts, the process appears to be proceeding smoothly, but an interim report is expected this fall.
Full article, Oklahoma’s Licensing Boards Agree to More Attorney General Oversight, by Brian Hardzinski for KGOU.