Archives for June 1993

C. Donald Williams, Yakima Psychiatrist, disciplined for inappropriate sexual contact with women patients

The Seattle Times PSYCHIATRIST HASSLED FOR PAST MISTAKES? — INVESTIGATION REACTIVATED AFTER WOMAN INQUIRES ABOUT SEXUAL-CONTACT COMPLAINT By Peter Lewis June 22, 1993 A Yakima psychiatrist, disciplined five years ago for inappropriate sexual contact with women patients, alleges the state Medical Disciplinary Board has bowed to political pressure and is hounding him for the same […]

Vadim Kondratief

The San Francisco Chronicle Panel Orders Halt to Work On Malibu Land By Kevin Leary June 10, 1993 The owner of 43 acres of prime, ocean view property in Malibu, who has ignored the California Coastal Commission’s repeated demands to obtain permits to develop the land, was ordered yesterday to stop grading the site and […]

Donald Rife

St. Petersburg Times (Florida) Doctor loses license for misconduct By Carol Gentry June 7, 1993 Florida authorities have known since 1987 that a Tampa child psychiatrist likes to have sex with boys. But for legal reasons they have been unable to take his medical license away. Until now. On Sunday, the Florida Board of Medicine […]

Herman Zeidman

The Miami Herald POLICE SAY PSYCHIATRIST FONDLED UNDERCOVER COP By Donna Leinwand Herald Staff Writer June 5, 1993 A 77-year-old psychiatrist who allegedly hypnotized his female patients so he could fondle their breasts was arrested Friday by an undercover police officer who pretended to fall under his spell. Pompano Beach police charged Dr. Herman Zeidman […]