GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A former massage therapy instructor who was accused by multiple women of sexual misconduct has been sentenced.
The Great Falls Tribune reports 48-year-old Gene...
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — Licensed massage therapists say charges against New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and others for allegedly soliciting prostitutes at a spa in Florida hasn't adversely...
BOSTON (AP) — Attorney General Maura Healey renewed her call on Tuesday for passage of legislation that would tighten state laws around the licensing and regulation of massage therapy and...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Des Moines massage therapy businesses will need to obtain a license or close under a new city ordinance designed to fight prostitution and human trafficking.
MIDDLEBURY, Vt. (AP) — Vermont police say the owner of a Middlebury massage therapy business recorded customers with hidden cameras.
Police have charged 53-year-old Roger Schmidt with four counts of voyeurism.
Police began investigating Schmidt after a Rogers Relaxing Massage Therapy customer filed a complaint. Investigators say they discovered multiple hidden cameras along with 70 videos and image files at Schmidt's business and his Middlebury home.
FAIRMONT, W.Va. (AP) — Donnie Straight wanted to get into the field of massage therapy to give people an alternative method of pain relief.
He wanted to help fight the opioid epidemic currently taking lives throughout West Virginia.
"I wanted to do it to help fight the opiate situation we have, because doctors are supposed to start prescribing massage as opposed to opiates,"?Straight, a massage therapist and owner of Appalachian Massage Therapy, said.
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — Officials in a western Iowa city are moving forward with an ordinance that would require massage therapy businesses to obtain a local license and undergo annual reviews.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Susan Stockton, a Boise massage therapist, had a client years ago who reminded her of how diligent massage therapists must be in maintaining boundaries between themselves and the people they treat.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee free-market group is suing the state over regulation of horse massage therapy.
The Beacon Center Legal Foundation on Thursday sued the Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners in Davidson County Chancery Court.
The lawsuit claims the board told Martha Stowe and Laurie Wheeler of Franklin they couldn't continue practicing horse massage therapy without a veterinary license.