GlaxoSmithKline

$11.7 million worth of prescription pills seized from alleged aggregator (credit: Handout via Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

$335 Million In Medicaid Fraud Recovered By NY Attorney General In 2012

The New York State Attorney General’s office reported Wednesday that recovered more than $335 million generated by Medicaid abuse last year.

01/23/2013

Drug Manufacturing

Florida Man Charged In $80M Conn. Drug Heist To Be Arraigned

Jonathan J. Einhorn, attorney for Amed Villa, said Villa will plead not guilty when he is arraigned Thursday in U.S. District Court in New Haven.

06/14/2012

A suspect in the pharmaceutical theft case is caught on surveillance. (Credit: CBS 2)

Authorities: 11 Suspects Busted Largest Pharmaceutical Theft Case In U.S. History

The million-dollar bust began with an investigation by FBI agents in Newark, but the big prescription drug bust stretches up and down the East Coast.

05/03/2012

Lupius signs and symptoms (Photo courtesy: DiseaseEducation.com)

New Lupus Drug Benlysta Offers Long-Awaited Hope

The FDA today approved the first new drug to treat lupus in over 50 years, a milestone that medical experts say could prompt development of other drugs that are even more effective in treating the debilitating immune system disorder.

03/10/2011