F. Hills dentist’s license suspended
Farmington Hills — The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs has suspended the license of a dentist after he failed to register as a multiple sex offender.
On Sept. 9, Donald Richard Quinn, 57, was sentenced to 365 days in jail and placed on probation for his conviction of two felony counts of sex offender, failure to register.
On Nov. 5, LARA summarily suspended Quinn’s license. A suspension of a health professional’s license is mandatory upon the conviction of a felony, misdemeanor punishable by imprisonment of up to two years or misdemeanor possession or use for a controlled substance.
According to the Michigan Department of Corrections, in August 2001, Quinn was convicted of possession/sale of a stun gun, which is punishable by up to five years imprisonment.
In August 2002, he was convicted of second-degree criminal sexual conduct, which is punishable by up to five years in prison.
In August 2002, he was convicted of another count of second-degree criminal sexual conduct.
In August 2002, he was also convicted of one count of possession of a controlled substance and one count of sale/manufacture of a controlled substance. Both are punishable by up to five years in prison.
On the above convictions, Quinn was sentenced to 365 days in jail for which he received 128 days of credit for time already served.
Quinn’s license to practice dentistry was returned to him in 2007 but with restrictions. In December 2012, he regained his full license.