Trial Of Former Queens Doctor Begins After Overdose DeathsOpening statements began Wednesday in Stan Li's case. A narcotics prosecutor portrayed him as a drug dealer with a medical degree.
Schumer Launching Campaign To Reclassify Addictive Prescription DrugHydrocodone, better known by its brand name Vicodin, is derived from opium poppy like heroin.
New Database To Help Crack Down On Prescription Drug-Related Crime In N.Y.Sen. Charles Schumer, who pushed the Drug Enforcement Administration for its creation, called it the first of its kind in the country.
Prosecutors: Queens Doctor Charged In OD Deaths; Turned 'Blind Eye' To Signs Of AddictionThe charges were announced in an indictment Thursday against 58-year-old Stan Li.
Relatives, Friends Of Medford Pharmacy Massacre Victims Mark 1 Year Since ShootingsOne year ago, four people were shot and killed by a man trying to steal prescription drugs from a pharmacy in Medford. Today, friends and family of those victims came together to remember the lives that tragically ended in an instant.
WCBS 880 Special Series: Bad Medicine - Part 6 - Law Enforcement's New Focus On Painkiller-Related ViolenceNarcotic painkillers and the doctors who prescribe them illegally have become a new focus for law enforcement, WCBS 880's Irene Cornell reported.
NY Attorney General Wants New Tool To Fight Prescription Drug AddictionEric Schneiderman wants to see a new real time database that would report and track certain controlled substances to prevent doctor shopping.
Pharmacists Tell Horror Stories At Suffolk County Specialized Security Training SeminarIn the wake of skyrocketing and violent drug store robberies on Long Island, pharmacists gathered in Suffolk County on Tuesday for specialized security training. Pharmacists shared chilling and harrowing experiences.

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