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Dozens Of Doctors, Medical Workers Arrested For Prescribing Painkillers For Cash, Sex

Added: 17.04.2019 19:01 | 17 views | 0 comments

The United States Department of Justice said more than 60 doctors, pharmacists, medical professionals, and others were being charged on Wednesday with alleged opioid pushing and health care fraud, according to National Public Radio. Assistant Attorney General Brian Benczkowski said the case involves more than 350,000 prescriptions for controlled substances and more than 32 million pills, which would be a dose for "every man, woman and child" across Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, Alabama, and West Virginia. Prosecutors said the doctors would trade sex for prescriptions and the accused included one dentist who unnecessarily pulled teeth from patients to justify prescribing them opioids. The...

Doctors, pharmacists in 5 states charged in prescription pain pill bust totaling 32 million pills

Added: 17.04.2019 16:55 | 17 views | 0 comments

Authorities say they gave out about 350,000 prescriptions, totaling more than 32 million pills, in Alabama, Kentucky, Ohio, Tennessee, West Virginia.


Red-hot Kelenic turning up the Power

Added: 17.04.2019 3:44 | 4 views | 0 comments

Mariners No. 2 prospect Jarred Kelenic doubled twice and reached safely in all five plate appearances during his first-career four-hit game as Class A West Virginia beat Lakewood, 7-1, on Tuesday.


'Jackets' Corry puts up more goose eggs

Added: 14.04.2019 0:29 | 4 views | 0 comments

Giants No. 25 prospect Seth Corry struck out seven and worked around three hits and two walks over four scoreless innings before Class A Augusta dropped a 2-1 decision to West Virginia.


Woman survives stab to the head, leads police to suspect

Added: 12.04.2019 9:17 | 2 views | 0 comments

A West Virginia woman had a knife sticking out of the back her head when she told authorities that she was stabbed by her daughter's boyfriend.


Police: Man hiding in bathroom after wreck charged with DUI

Added: 11.04.2019 23:07 | 3 views | 0 comments

Police say a man found hiding in the bathroom of a business has been charged with drunken driving in a West Virginia crash involving a school bus.


Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin endorses Republican Sen. Susan Collins’s reelection

Added: 11.04.2019 23:00 | 23 views | 0 comments

“For America to lose someone like Susan Collins would be an absolute shame,” the senator from West Virginia said.


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