An Upper East Side doctor was busted by federal authorities Monday, accused of feeding his patients’ addiction to powerful painkillers.
Dr. Martin Tesher is charged with prescribing 2.2 million oxycodone pills to patients without a legitimate medical purpose – including those he knew were addicted to the powerful pain killer.
The millions of pills were doled out among 14,000 illegal scripts that the (more…)
Mobster John Gotti‘s namesake grandson has been sentenced to eight years in prison after pleading guilty to selling oxycodone pills in New York City.
The 23-year-old was arrested in August at the Queens home where his late grandfather once lived.
Gotti had been facing 25 years to life in jail before he pleaded guilty to the three drug-related charges in a plea (more…)