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Prosecutors Target "Drug Dealers in Lab Coats" Print E-mail
Written by Vitale Health Law   
Tuesday, 11 February 2020 19:17

The first few weeks of the new year have seen a high number of healthcare professionals who have pleaded guilty, were convicted or sentenced on charges relating to the illegal prescribing of narcotics, including one who prosecutors described as "the latest drug dealer in a lab coat." The cases are tied to an ongoing crackdown by law enforcement agencies as a result of the opioid epidemic that has accounted for tens of thousands of deaths. These cases only serve to further exemplify the Department of Justice's commitment to going after medical professionals who violate their Hippocratic Oath to do no harm.

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