- Automatic expungement trend gives clean slate to license applicants facing criminal background checks
- Board hid investigators’ actual caseload with fake data for Auditor
- Unrestricted license in one province entitles licensee to full license in others
- Amendments to licensing act do not restart tolling for claims under statute of limitations
- Failure to file agency record into evidence ends disciplined licensee’s appeal
- Rejected applicant can’t sue Montana licensing agency from distant D.C.
- For background check of licensure candidate, Nebraska can access Georgia arrest record that Nebraska would have erased
A decision to suspend the license of a physical therapist convicted of criminal assault was reversed by a Louisiana appellate court November 14 because the board lacked a required physician board member, making its decisions invalid. (Bias v. Louisiana Physical Therapy Board).
The physical therapist in the case, Kevin Bias, has licenses in both Texas and Louisiana. In 2016, he was charged with criminal assault while driving, pleaded not guilty, and was eventually sent to a diversion plan, after which his case was dismissed . . .
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