LI pain doctor sentenced to 50 months in oxycodone case – Newsday

A Long Island doctor who pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute oxycodone was sentenced Friday to 50 months in prison in federal court in Central Islip.

Dr. Noel Blackman also was ordered to forfeit $536,000, fined $15,000, and ordered to serve 3 years’ supervised release, if he is not deported to Guyana, by U.S. District Judge Joanna Seybert. Blackman, 69, lived in (more…)

Health Advance Inc. – Polyoxfen Vs. Oxycodone: Could Kratom End Opiates Addiction? – PR…

LAS VEGAS, May 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ – There is an opioid overdose epidemic occurring right now in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), the U.S. is in crisis mode as it responds to this epidemic that claimed the lives of more than 33,000 people in 2015 alone. While federal and state regulations have clamped down on how doctors prescribe (more…)

Sallisaw man pleads guilty to Oxycodone distribution – Gurdon Times

The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, announced that Kevin Wayne Sanders Jr., 28, of Sallisaw pleaded guilty to distribution of Oxycodone.

The Title 21 violation is punishable by not more than 20 years in prison, and up to a $1 million fine, or both.

The Indictment alleged that on or about Jan. 14, 2016, within the (more…)