- 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 year-long investigation by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and MedPage Today turned up several egregious cases illustrating a now-familiar national pattern: many physicians sanctioned for misconduct or incompetence in one state are often never discovered to have been disciplined by other states where they hold a license. Summarizing their findings in a series of newspaper articles in February and March, the investigative team wrote: "Like traveling medicine hucksters of old, doctors who run into trouble today can hopscotch from state . . .
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