State: Doctor violated prescription rule – Cherry Hill Courier Post

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TRENTON – An Evesham psychiatrist is accused of improperly prescribing “tens of thousands of dosage units of opioids,” state authorities said Wednesday.

Dr. Joel B. Glass, whose medical license has been suspended, (more…)

Long Island doctor sentenced to 50 months for illegally prescribing oxycodone – U.S….

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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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N.J. firefighter accused of dealing oxycodone – NJ.com

James Rattacasa (Photo: BCPO) 

HACKENSACK — A Hackensack firefighter was charged with dealing the opioid pain medication oxycodone, authorities said Saturday.

James Rattacasa, 35, of Hackensack, was arrested Friday after a joint investigation by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office and Hackensack police, according to Bergen County Prosecutor Gurbir S. Grewal. He is accused of peddling drugs “in and around” Hackensack.

Police launched an investigation May (more…)