Oct 092012
 
 October 9, 2012  Court

David Lee reports:

A former nursing professor claims in court that the Texas Board of Nursing unfairly disciplined him for accidentally posting on the Internet a long web chat about “fantasies of sexual contact with minors.”

Rodney Wayne Hicks, of Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., sued the Texas Board of Nursing, its Executive Director Katherine Thomas and President Kristen Benton in Travis County Court.

Read more on Courthouse News.

So…. can a board discipline a professional for thoughts? What if those thoughts are accidentally publicly revealed? This will be an interesting case to follow.

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