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Prescription painkillers (file/credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Doctor Admits To Illegally Distributing Thousands Of Oxycodone Pills

The 70-year-old doctor admitted knowing that some of those people who got prescriptions had no medical reason for the painkillers.

07/11/2013

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Prosecutors: L.I. Doctor Charged After 2 Patients Die From Oxycodone Overdose

Stunning charges have been levied against a doctor accused of causing the deaths of two of his patients. In a federal indictment, the Long Island physician is charged with over-prescribing deadly doses of OxyContin.

09/28/2012

Prescription painkillers (file/credit: CBS 2)

Prosecutors: 98 Charged In Connection With Prescription Drug Sales, Distribution

One of those charged, a doctor from Great Neck, is accused of conspiring to distribute oxycodone to “shoppers” he knew were reselling to addicts, prosecutors said.

06/06/2012