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Long Island doctor sentenced to 50 months for illegally prescribing oxycodone
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NEW YORK — A medical doctor and the former Health Minister of Guyana, was sentenced to 50 months imprisonment for illegally distributing oxycodone, a highly addictive prescription pain medication. The initial arrest stems from a joint investigation by

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Oxycodone Found in Convicted Ex-Suffolk Police Chief’s Prison Cell: Sources – NBC New York

The disgraced Long Island police chief sentenced to prison last year in the beating of a handcuffed man who stole embarrassing items from the chief’s SUV was found with Oxycodone pills in his prison cell, sources tell News 4. (Published 4 hours ago)

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L.I. Doctor Pleads Not Guilty In Oxycodone Case – WSHU

A Nassau County doctor has pleaded not guilty to federal charges of illegally distributing oxycodone to patients over a three-year period during which time two died from overdoses.

Dr. Michael Belfiore was first charged in 2014 for prescribing oxycodone six times without a legitimate medical need to an undercover Nassau County detective. At that time, he was released on $500,000 bond.

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