May 4, 2022

Nurse, Dentist, Doctors, Charged With Drug Distribution

More than a dozen medical professionals have been charged with illegal distribution of painkillers.
May 4, 2022

Feds: 12 charged for over-prescribing opioids, including in Kentucky and Ohio

CINCINNATI — The U.S. Department of Justice's Appalachian Regional Prescription Opioid (ARPO) strike force announced 12 new charges against physicians accused of over-prescribing opioids in a press conference on Wednesday.
May 4, 2022

Medical professionals in Ohio and Kentucky charged with unlawful distribution of opioids

CINCINNATI (WXIX) -The U.S. Department of Justice is charging 12 medical professionals across the U.S., including four from Ohio and Kentucky, with unlawful distribution of opioids.
May 4, 2022

Justice Department Announces Enforcement Action Charging 12 Medical Professionals with Opioid Distribution Offenses

Appalachian Regional Prescription Opioid (ARPO) Strike Force Combats Unlawful Prescribing Amidst Continuing Opioid Epidemic
May 4, 2022

McDowell County man part of federal indictment regarding distribution of opioids

CINCINNATI, Oh. — Federal charges have been filed against more than a dozen people in seven states, including a West Virginia man, for the alleged distribution of opioids.
April 27, 2022

Leader of local fentanyl conspiracy sentenced to 14 years in prison

DAYTON, Ohio – The lead of eight defendants convicted in a narcotics conspiracy was sentenced in U.S. District Court today to 168 months in prison.
April 26, 2022

Dangerous 'Frankenstein' opioid 40x more potent than fentanyl emerging in US

MOBILE, Ala. (WPMI) — As much as 40 times stronger than Fentanyl: Get ready for Frankenstein Opioids
April 24, 2022

The Perils of Legalization

We answer a common reader question about the opioid crisis and legalizing drugs.