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- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Failure to cite professional code as evidence was error, but not fatal error
- Remote exam proctoring violates civil rights, California ACLU maintains
- FBI: Impostors posing as regulators threaten medical licensees nationwide with license suspension
- Case against board for refusal to retroactively renew license can continue
- Therapy degree is insufficient for general counseling license, but requiring degree to mention “counseling” is arbitrary
As detailed in this story, Mats Järlström was fined by the Oregon State Board of Examiners for Engineering and Land Surveying for describing himself as an engineer in an email volunteering a solution to a traffic light problem in the state without having the proper license. Now, after suing Oregon for violating his First Amendment rights, Järlström has been granted the right to call himself an engineer, as long as it is not in a professional context, until such time as . . .
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