Prosecutors charge Oxycodone-happy doc Stan Xuhui Li in two deaths – New York Daily News

Dr. Stan Xuhui Li appears in Manhattan Supreme Court on Monday. Dr Li, who is said to have prescribed thousands of pills to the Medford, L.I. pharmacy gunman , was arrested and charged with the death of a man who died of an  of pills he obtained illegally from Dr. Li.

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Dr. Stan Xuhui Li prescribed thousands of pills to patients who ended up dying, prosecutors said.

A prescription-happy Queens doctor who has had seven patients die while under his care was charged with the fatal overdose of two of them Thursday.

Stan Xuhui Li wrote illegal prescriptions for addictive painkillers and anti-anxiety pills from Medical Pain Management, his (more…)

Philly-area doctor charged in painkiller death – Seattle Post Intelligencer

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A doctor charged with selling highly addictive painkillers through a large network of drug dealers and phony patients was charged Thursday with causing a man’s overdose death.

The charges unsealed Thursday are only the latest against Dr. Norman Werther, 73, of Horsham. In a third indictment, federal prosecutors accuse him of illegally prescribing at least 180 oxycodone tablets to (more…)

Mother ‘killed her two-year-old daughter with an overdose of Oxycodone left in … – Daily…

  • Search of home found bag of pills mixed with candy canes on floor of closet
  • Erin Maison-Everhart, 32, pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of negligent child abuse resulting in serious bodily injury

A Colorado woman whose two-year-old daughter died from an overdose of Oxycodone before police found drugs mixed with candy in her home has pleaded guilty to charges of child abuse.

In (more…)