- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Licensee claims of malicious prosecution not dismissible as frivolous
- Admissions from unrelated case cannot be used in board action against man practicing without a license
- Proving deceptive professional conduct does not require establishing common law elements of fraud
- Rejected applicant not eligible to seek contents of investigatory file after giving up on application process
- Board has power to issue summary suspension while discipline case pending
An international medical graduate's passing exam score was rightly rescinded by the National Board of Medical Examiners when he relied on improperly obtained test preparation materials, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania held February 13 (Thomas, Jr. v. National Board of Medical Examiners).
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