Category Archives: Georgia

Two pharmacists sentenced to 19 and 20 years in prison and ordered to pay $5 million in restitution to the State of Georgia to combat the opioid epidemic

Rosemary Ofume and Donatus Iriele have each been ordered to pay $2.5 million in community restitution.  The community restitution funds are to be paid to the Georgia state agencies responsible for substance abuse treatment and victims assistance.  The defendants, who … Continue reading

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North Carolina Lawmakers Debate Medical Malpractice Award Cap

North Carolina began debate this week on a $250,000 cap on non-economic damage cap for medical malpractice cases. Continue reading

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