New Jersey's chief law officer states he wasn't informed a state board was provided a repeat sex transgressor his license back– and desires that choice reversed.
“There is no way a dangerous, founded guilty child sexual predator ought to ever be allowed to work as a healthcare provider in our state, and definitely no other way that a choice to re-license such a private as a chiropractor should ever be made in trick, without the input of his victims or my workplace,” Attorney General Gurbir Grewal, the state's top police officer, stated in a statement.
Grewal, in a filing today, stated the State Board of Chiropractic Examiners renewed Bryan K. Bajakian's license regardless of his admission of not simply drawing multiple minors over the internet, however of formerly continuing to treat minors without board-ordered supervision.
Bajakian is subject to parole guidance for life. In 2010, his license was revoked after he was condemned of enticing minors through telephone and Internet discussions, to misconduct with an underage patient, to having kid porn and that he “participated in sexual misbehavior that would hinder or debauch the morals of six kids,” according to Grewal's filing.
However the board gave back Bajakian's license after he got a low-risk rating on a psychosexual evaluation that Grewal argues was deeply undependable. The medical professional didn't examine documentation of Bajakian's previous crimes, and Bajakian never appeared before the board last year to demonstrate he's of great moral character or fixed up, Grewal's filing states.
The AG also noted state law would enable the 2010 revocation to be long-term.
“Simply put, this was incorrect. The threat to the public of enabling (Bajakian) to regain his license is too great.”
Grewal, in his declaration on the matter, kept in mind that earlier this year he got in touch with expert licensing boards to re-examine how they manage disciplinary decisions. He advised victims be spoken with before choices are made.
NorthJersey.com reportsBajakian was once called “Dr. Jekyl and Mr. Hyde” by a Superior Court Judge. According to the report, in 2009 he was sentenced to five years in jail for attempting to entice minor ladies, and for sending them naked pictures of himself. It said he had a “vast library” of child pornography on his computer, depicting kids from ages 4 to 12. The report draws on USA Today network records.
Bajakian didn't appear to meet the minors he interacted with, the report states. It recalls his defense arguing at trial Bajakian was getting in touch with minors to investigate a book on sexuality on the web– an argument the judge didn't find reliable.
Prior to that, he ‘d been captured in 2004 in an undercover sting, where authorities discovered evidence of a tried meet-up with a teen, the report says. He ultimately pleaded guilty to enticing a weapons offense.
A website appearing to advertise his existing consulting services says Bajakian “has led an excellent life,” explaining an effective academic and scholastic sports career. It also cites participation with neighborhood groups and charities, including Toys for Tots and St. Jude's Children Hospital.
“Up until his final days of active practice, Dr. Bryan Bajakian continued to use his expert and personal finest to those who remained in requirement,” the website states. “Currently, he seeks advice from other physicians on how to properly inform their clients and how to successfully handle their practices.”