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

November 2, 2017 by matray

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 are husband and wife, formerly owned the Medicine Center Pharmacy… Continue reading...

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North Carolina Lawmakers Debate Medical Malpractice Award Cap

February 17, 2011 by matray

side note: On the heels of Wisconsin, here's another new republican majority working to further the tortreform agenda. Should be an interesting process to watch. North Carolina lawmakers have begun what promises to be a long fight over medical malpractice laws as insurance and medical services companies square off against… Continue reading...

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