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Vacated orders not appealable—even if some complaints were not dealt with

An appeals court in Kentucky rejected an attempt by a licensee to continue his appeal of a disciplinary order after a court had already vacated the order (Ward v. Kentucky Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors). The licensee had raised several issues in his initial appeal and was unsatisfied with the vacated order because the court issuing the decision declined to address several of his complaints.

After licensee J. Steve Ward pled guilty to one count of sexual misconduct with a minor, the Kentucky Board of Embalmers . . .

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