Las Vegas doctor pleads guilty in oxycodone trafficking case – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas physician Victor Bruce pleaded guilty Tuesday in an ongoing federal investigation into the unlawful trafficking of the prescription painkiller oxycodone.

Bruce, 49, pleaded guilty in December to one felony count of conspiracy to distribute a controlled substance.

U.S. District Judge Andrew Gordon set an Oct. 9 sentencing date.

Afterward, Bruce’s attorney Richard Schonfeld said Bruce is remorseful for his actions.

“Dr. Bruce has (more…)