Fairfield Doctor Sentenced for Illegally Prescribing Oxycodone – NBC Connecticut

Oxycodone is a narcotic pain reliever. Oxycodone has a high abuse potential and is prescribed for moderate to high pain relief associated with injuries, bursitis, dislocation, fractures, neuralgia, arthritis, and lower back and cancer pain. OxyContin, Percocet, Percodan, and Tylox are trade name oxycodone products. 7/18/2009

A Fairfield physician was sentenced to two years of (more…)

Fairfield doctor guilty writing oxycodone scripts – Connecticut Post – CT Post

A Trumbull doctor with an office in Fairfield pleaded guilty Thursday in Hartford federal court to one count of issuing unlawful prescriptions for oxycodone.

When he is sentenced Jan. 11, Dr. Paul Bellofiore faces a maximum (more…)

Convicted Oxycodone Dealer Gets 57 Months – Hartford Courant

BRIDGEPORT — A man who admitted to selling oxycodone was sentenced to nearly five years in federal prison, officials said. He also had to give up a home he bought with drug money.

James Costanzo, 38, of Ansonia, was ordered to serve 57 months in prison and pay a $5,000 fine after appearing Wednesday before U.S. District Judge Victor A. Bolden, the (more…)