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IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NORTH CAROLINA

No. 429A02

FILED: 28 MARCH 2003

RICHARD D. SIBLEY,
        Petitioner
v.

THE NORTH CAROLINA BOARD OF THERAPY EXAMINERS,
        Respondent

    Appeal pursuant to N.C.G.S. § 7A-30(2) from the decision of a divided panel of the Court of Appeals, 151 N.C. App. 367, 566 S.E.2d 486 (2002), affirming an order entered 17 November 2000 by Judge Ronald K. Payne in Superior Court, Buncombe County. Heard in the Supreme Court 11 March 2003.
    Hyler & Lopez, P.A., by George B. Hyler, Jr., and Robert J. Lopez, for petitioner-appellant.

    Satisky & Silverstein, L.L.P., by John M. Silverstein, for respondent-appellee.

    PER CURIAM.

    For the reasons stated in the dissenting opinion, we reverse the decision of the Court of Appeals.
    REVERSED.

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