- Federal appeals court rejects hair braiders’ constitutionality challenge
- $368K in board’s licensing fees “stuffed in drawers and filing cabinets” and never deposited, auditor finds
- Deregulation efforts more likely in Republican states with fewer minorities
- Reciprocity does not require similar training programs, court finds
- “Mirroring” of discipline by another state “unduly harsh” and arbitrary
The Office of the Inspector General in Ohio has concluded, after an investigative report, that Lili Reitz, former director of the Ohio State Dental Board, handled a complaint in an improper way by leaking information to the subject of the complaint. Reitz, who resigned last year, passed information about the complainant to dentist Edward Hills, who served on the board until 2009 and is now under investigation for racketeering and corruption.
Full story via the Bristol Herald Courier