Pill Mill

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Pill Mill Doc Faces Up To 350 Years In Prison

A South Florida doctor is looking at up to 350 years in prison for his part in a pill mill operation.

02/02/2014

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Pembroke Pines Pill Mill Doc Sentenced

Pembroke Pines doctors who peddled oxycodone at a Dania Beach pill mill is headed to prison. On Tuesday Dr. Scott Becker, 54, was sentenced 70 months in prison followed by three years of supervised release.

01/08/2014

Feds bust an alleged pill mill in Fort Lauderdale. Source: CBS4

Feds Bust Suspected Fort Lauderdale Pill Mill

A suspected pill was broken up in an upscale Fort Lauderdale neighborhood Wednesday at a location that authorities and CBS4 first visited more than two years ago.

CBS4–07/03/2013

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Dangerous Drug Creating New Addicts

There is a new epidemic of people who have been addicted to opium pills switching over to another dangerous drug which has gotten easier and cheaper to acquire.

CBS4–05/22/2013

(Source: CBS4) Prescription pills

Panel Passes Pill Mill Bill Without Key Proposal

A modified bill designed to crack down on pill mills and ‘doctor shopping’ in the state passed a House panel on Tuesday with an important key proposal left off.

CBS4–04/09/2013

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Four More Arrested In South Florida Pill Mill Investigation

Three Miami-Dade men and a woman are the latest people to be charged by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement in connection with a statewide pill mill investigation.

CBS4–11/19/2012

Tammy Guzman was arrested at a motel in Hollywood.  (Source: CBS4)

Tennessee Pill Mill Fugitive Arrested In Hollywood

Facing charges connected to running a pill mill in Tennessee, Tammy Guzman walked out of her federal trial in Knoxville earlier this month and never returned.

CBS4–10/31/2012

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U.S. Marshals Set To Auction Off Muscle Cars Seized In Pill Mill Raid

If you’re a fan of muscle cars, sports cars, motorcycles or jet skis, then the U.S. Marshals Service may have a deal for you on Thursday and it’s all thanks to a pill mill bust in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties.

CBS Miami–10/17/2012

DEA 8/16/12 Arrests

6 Doctors Arrested As Part Of Alleged Pill Mill

The Drug Enforcement Administration continued its crackdown of alleged pill mills in South Florida Thursday with the arrests of 11 people, including 6 doctors, in Pompano Beach.

CBS4–08/16/2012

Frank and Bernice Turturo are charged with more than a dozen counts of racketeering, prescription drug trafficking and money laundering. (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Bond Set For Couple Charged In Pain Clinic Raid

The owners of a Pompano Beach pain clinic who were charged with more than a dozen counts each of racketeering, prescription drug trafficking and money laundering made their first appearance before a judge on Wednesday.

CBS4–06/13/2012

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