Tag Archives: Convictions

Ontario flurry of convictions

In a typical year, the Ontario Ministry of the Environment launches about 150 to 175 prosecutions. About 75% of them are resolved by guilty pleas; about 5% are acquitted at trial; about 10% are convicted of something at trial; about … Continue reading

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Marchers: Flawed prosecution led to '92 slaying convictions

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – Supporters of six men who were convicted in a grisly 1992 Green Bay killing are continuing their efforts to get the convictions overturned, arguing that the men were victims of flawed investigation and prosecution. About … Continue reading

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Update: Las Vegas HOA Fraud Convictions

A Las Vegas woman pleaded guilty on September 23, 2011 for her role in a scheme to fraudulently gain control of condominium homeowners' associations (HOA) in the Las Vegas area so that the HOAs would direct business to a certain … Continue reading

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Do I Need To Disclose Convictions That Have Been Expunged In Professional License Or Government Applications?

Here is a series of posts on frequently asked questions regarding misdemeanor and state felony convictions, expungements of those convictions and how expungements can affect licensed professionals during California Board or Bureau proceedings. Question 1: I am going to apply … Continue reading

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California Physician Charged With Sexual Crime Against A Patient: When Do Physicians & Other Licensed Professionals Have To Report Criminal Charges Or Convictions To Their Board?

Here is a recent case which I will use as a case study to discuss when do arrests and charges need to be reported. Although this case uses the Medical Board, the same analysis applies to other licensing agencies even … Continue reading

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