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Former medical board head’s e-mails missing

Members of the board that regulates doctors asked state health officials and the attorney general to determine whether its former executive director may have violated public records law, after they discovered that e-mails he wrote and received over several years were missing.

Dr. Stancel Riley had been executive director of the Board of Registration in Medicine from 2009 until he resigned under pressure in December, as the governor overhauled a board that had been seen as too lenient.

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