Administrative Law Topics: Citations

Citation By CA Nursing Board: What Does It Mean?

The Board of Registered Nursing issues citations against California nurses for minor criminal offenses.  We have seen citations after convictions for driving under the influence of alcohol (DUI) and alcohol-related reckless driving (aka wet reckless).  We have also seen a citation after a domestic violence arrest where no criminal charges were filed.

What does a citation mean? 

Nurse Arrested for Domestic Violence Receives Citation

An RN arrested for domestic violence received a citation from the California Board of Registered Nursing.