Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
JULY 3, 2013 - The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) has immediately suspended the Michigan license to practice as a pharmacist of Donald James Buckley, R.Ph., of Glenn, Michigan based on his conviction in the 57th Judicial District Court, Allegan County, Michigan.
On October 11, 2012, Buckley was found guilty of Possession of Marihuana, a misdemeanor. Buckley was ordered to pay fines and costs, and was placed on probation for six months with terms.
On June 27, 2013, LARA issued an order summarily suspending Buckley's license pursuant to the Public Health Code which provides for the mandatory summary suspension of a health professional's license upon the conviction of a felony, a misdemeanor punishable by imprisonment for a maximum term of two years, or a controlled substance-related conviction.
For more information on disciplinary actions taken by the health professional licensing boards within LARA, please go to http://www.michigan.gov/healthlicense, and click on Licensing for Health Professionals.
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