Tag: license

Doctor Surrenders License After Ohio Sex Abuse Scandal

April 16, 2021 -- Ted W. Grace, MD, a doctor implicated in the Ohio State University sex abuse scandal dating back decades, has surrendered his license to practice medicine and surgery in the state of Ohio, according to the State Medical Board. The surrender is permanent, says Joel Whetstone, a spokesperson for the medical board. The administrative hearing for Grace, which had been scheduled for April 20-23, is canceled, he says. Grace, who had been serving as director of student health services at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, has resigned from that post,...

Indiana House votes to eliminate license to carry a handgun in state

The Indiana House voted Monday to eliminate the license to carry a handgun in the state — an apparent victory, at least temporary, for supporters of Second Amendment gun rights. House Bill 1369, which passed the House by a 65-31 vote and now heads to the Senate, repeals a law that requires a person to obtain a license to carry a handgun in Indiana, according to the Indianapolis Star It allows for any person who is lawfully able to carry and possess a firearm to do so without a government-issued permit or license, reports said. The bill specified that certain offenders still could be prohibited...

Some Michigan Restaurants Call to Defy Dine-In Closure as State Issues Fines, License Suspensions

A handful of restaurant owners across Michigan are continuing to defy state epidemic orders to stop indoor dining service, and more business owners are beginning to call for an organized action. The orders, which went into effect on Wednesday, November 18, were put in place by the Michigan Department Health and Human Services (MDHHS) for a period of three weeks to help slow the steep upward climb in cases and hospitalizations across the state. In a letter circulated on Tuesday, November 24, Andiamo and Joe Muer Seafood restaurant owners Joe and Rosalie Vicari called...

Huawei says Qualcomm has applied for a license to sell it chips

The logo of Chinese company Huawei at their main U.K. offices in Reading, west of London, on January 28, 2020.Daniel Leal-Olivas | AFP via Getty ImagesHuawei said that Qualcomm has applied for a license to sell it chips and will use them in smartphones if permission is granted by the U.S. government. China's Huawei was put on a U.S. blacklist last year that restricted American businesses from selling products to the Chinese phonemaker. U.S. companies, including Qualcomm, were required to get a license from the government to export goods to companies on that list. Then in May this...

Local non-profit hopes license plate will help raise awareness for childhood cancer

SALINA, Kan. (KWCH) Seven-year-old Chloe Feyerherm died from brain cancer in 2007. She's the girl behind the "Love, Chloe Foundation." "We had a lot of community support through her journey and that's what got us through everything," said Chloe's mom, Heidi Feyerherm-Smith. She started the non-profit to help other kids and families going through a cancer diagnosis too. The group does everything from providing financial support to emotional support for kids and their families in more than 12 Kansas counties, but to do that, funds are crucial. Heidi is hoping a license plate to...

Man arrested after crashing into BP gas station, removing license plate before fleeing scene

BRANDON TWP., Mich. (WXYZ) — A 24-year-old man was arrested after driving his vehicle into a BP gas station on Ortonville Road and then removing his license plate before leaving the scene, police say. The incident occurred at the BP gas station in the 1700 block of Ortonville Road in the early morning hours of Oct. 24.The suspect, William David Edmonds, was a regular at that gas station, a clerk told police. On that day, he purchased beer, opened one and got into his vehicle, according to a police report. Edmonds' vehicle was parked...