A Davenport doctor has been sanctioned by the Iowa Board of Medicine after pleading guilty on Nov. 15 to charges of prostitution.
Dr. Timothy J. Maves, 51, was an anesthesiologist at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City. He and 16 other people were arrested in August during a two-day prostitution sting in Coralville.
He currently is listed as an independent anesthesia provider at Spring Park Surgery Center in Davenport.
Dr. Maves signed an agreement that states he will pay a $625 criminal fine, provide 50 hours of community service and serve one year of self-supervised probation.
The board issued Dr. Maves a public reprimand and a civil penalty of $2,500. It also ordered him to complete a board-approved professional ethics program.If he fails to comply with any part of the agreement, the board can suspend or revoke his medical license.
Today is Wednesday, Oct. 1, the 274th day of 2014. There are 91 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: It is rumored in the streets that the 13 negroes sent to Quincy on the Moline quota were refused. We think this must be a mistake. 1889 -- 125 years ago: Harvey McKenna, of Detroit, billiard player matched to play Wizard Schafer in New York in January for the world championship, was a professional friend and manager, Billy Catton in Rock Island. 1914 -- 100 years ago: Levi Cralle, former Rock Island county sheriff, had come from his farm near Mitchell, S.D. to visit friends in the city. 1939 -- 75 years ago: Work is being rushed on the new high school building in Orion to replace the one destroyed by fire last winter. Classes are being held in churches. 1964 -- 50 years ago: Rehearsals for the 84th season of the Handel Oratorio Society chorus will begin at 7:30 p.m. Monday on the stage of Centennial Hall, Augustana College. 1989 -- 25 years ago: The Rock Island City Council's plan announced this week to have the federal government vacate Valley Homes public housing and move residents to Arsenal Courts to reduce density may not be feasible.