That was one month short of the maximum that Joseph B. Bursley, 33, of 4395 Gibbs Road, Apt. 3, faced. On July 12, he pleaded guilty to trafficking in oxycodone in exchange for prosecutors dismissing two counts of trafficking in LSD and one charge of trafficking in marijuana.
Bursley’s prison sentence was a joint recommendation from Huron County Assistant Prosecutor Richard Woodruff and defense (more…)
A 32-year-old Portland woman pleaded guilty Tuesday in U.S. District Court to health care fraud and attempting to acquire oxycodone pills by deception.
From May 2015 until March 2016, Shannon Bragdon stole blank prescriptions from the dentist office where she worked and used dozens of them to pass fraudulent prescription orders at at least nine pharmacies in southern Maine, said U.S. Attorney (more…)