30,000 Counterfeit Pills Containing Fentanyl Seized in Arizona

August 21, 2017

As reported by Tucson News Now, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) and Tempe Police Department uncovered 30,000 counterfeit pills made with fentanyl during a traffic stop on August 13, 2017…

Oncologist Who Bought Cancer Drugs from Fake Drug Sellers Sentenced to Six Years in Prison

August 14, 2017

Dr. Diana Anda Norbergs, a Florida oncologist convicted in November 2016 of importing misbranded, non-FDA approved cancer drugs from unlicensed suppliers, has been sentenced to almost six years in federal prison, according to a report in the Tampa Bay Times. The Department of Justice (DOJ) indictment alleged that Norbergs purchased prescription cancer treatments from unlicensed…

This Just In: Law Enforcement Groups Oppose Drug Importation Proposals

August 9, 2017

Drug importation endangers patients and the American drug supply, worsens the opioid crisis, and increases law enforcement officers’ and first responders’ exposure to deadly illegal fentanyl and its analogues. “America’s fentanyl problem would be even worse if not for our strict drug-importation laws and our dedicated cadre of law enforcement officials. As director of the…

Naturopathic Doctor Pleads Guilty to Using Misbranded Drug on Patients

August 9, 2017

A Port Angeles, WA area naturopathic physician pleaded guilty in federal court to one count of introducing misbranded drugs into interstate commerce. Richard Marschall prescribed human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG) to approximately 60 people for weight loss between February 2014 and February 2017.

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