- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- National board federation making accreditation decision does not act with state authority
- Casino magnate loses appeal of disciplinary ruling when he appealed initial, not final order in his case
- FAA revocation of commercial pilot reinstated after NTSB reduced discipline
- Court had discretion to withhold judgment on challenge of board authority until discipline charges against licensee resolved
- Board not required to name specific subsection of law in notice of discipline
The Supreme Court of Missouri, in a December 20 decision, denied attorney's fees to a nurse who had successfully appealed a disciplinary decision by the state's nursing board. The court held that, although the nurse was a "prevailing party" who would normally be entitled to fees, the decision by the board on the scope of her discipline was not one for which fees were available.
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