| Aug 11, 2012
| 4:42 PM
Last summer, when authorities raided the offices of Dr. Riyaz Jummani, they did so with breathless bravado.
Agents claimed that they were shutting down one of the busiest and most dangerous pill mills in the state — one run by a man who wrote...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 5:20 PM
Eight American soldiers died of overdoses involving heroin, morphine or other opiates during deployments in Afghanistan in 2010 and 2011, according to U.S. Army investigative reports.
The overdoses were revealed in documents detailing how the Army...
| Mar 23, 2013
| 10:55 AM
Last summer, after I wrote about prosecutors cutting a sweetheart deal with a doctor accused of writing prescriptions for more than 500,000 oxycodone pills, I heard from a lot of grief-struck parents.
One woman mourned the suicide of her son, whose...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 1:35 PM
OSCEOLA, Mo. -- A family doctor from Lowry City is accused of writing prescriptions for more than two years without having a valid state permit to do so. The St. Clair County prosecuting attorney filed 16 felony charges against Dr. John Ure on Monday...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 5:00 PM
A Bel Air man was sentenced to more than 10 years in prison Tuesday after he pleaded guilty to selling prescription drugs on dozens of occasions, the U.S. Department of Justice announced.
Ronnie Stocks, 34, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute and...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 4:35 PM
A doctor formerly affiliated with three area hospitals is scheduled for a January hearing in federal court on charges that he exchanged prescription drugs for …...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Louis C.K. really, really likes Percocet....
| Aug 26, 2010
| 4:22 PM
BOFF is back to give us the rundown on this week's Real World:Tonight's episode starts off on a sad note, as one of the fish in the aquarium has died. It's amazing that the producers of this show would permit......
| May 25, 2010
| 9:58 PM
A local Seattle doctor is in big trouble, accused of writing prescriptions and exchanging them for sexual favors.
Dr. Leonard Hudson has an office at Seattle's Harborview Medical Center and also works out of the University of Washington Medical Center....
| May 25, 2010
| 5:09 PM
SEATTLE -- A doctor is in big trouble for writing prescriptions and exchanging them for sexual favors.
The 72 year old doctor and surgeon has an office at Seattle's Harborview Medical Center and also works out of the University of Washington Medical...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 4:01 PM
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