An anesthesiologist who ran a weekend clinic in Queens where patients seeking painkiller prescriptions allegedly received numbers like customers at a deli counter was charged on Thursday in four fatal overdoses.
The 219-count indictment against Stan Xuhui Li, 58 (more…)
Frank Telang, 56, a Port Jefferson Station neurologist who was arrested last December and charged with accepting cash in exchange for writing prescriptions for oxycodone and other controlled substances without an examination pleaded guilty in court on Tuesday, according to a statement released by U.S. Attorney’s Office.
A statement from the U.S. Justice Department reports that Telang “sold prescriptions for oxycodone and (more…)
Yet another doctor has pleaded guilty to illlegally distributing the powerful and addictive painkiller Oxycodone for cash, federal prosecutors say.
Long Island-based doctor Frank Telang copped pleas to illegal selling the drug and income tax evasion before a district judge at the federal courthouse in Central Islip. He faces up to 25 years in prison. Telang admitted to the judge that in (more…)