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Prescription Pills. (Credit: CBS 2)

LI Doctor Accused Of Supplying Illegal Painkiller Prescriptions Pleads Guilty

Dr. Eric Jacobson faces 7 to 9 years in prison under a plea deal for illegally prescribing oxycodone and other powerful painkillers to scores of patients. If convicted at trial, he could have been sentenced to 20+ years in prison.

05/05/2014

FILE - Oxycodone Pills (Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Long Island Police On The Hunt For Armed Hicksville Pharmacy Robber

Police on Long Island are hoping surveillance video will help them track down an armed robber that held up a drug store, allegedly for the powerful painkiller oxycodone.

07/05/2013

Stan Li (credit: Office of the Special Narcotics Prosecutor for the City of New York)

DA’s Office: Doctor Who Prescribed Medications To Medford Pharmacy Shooter David Laffer Arrested

Stan Xuhui Li, 57, worked out of a pain management clinic in Flushing. Investigators think Li may have also sold prescriptions to nine other people who died of overdoses since Jan. 2009.

11/21/2011