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  1. Akorn details policy to prevent use of its drugs in state executionsRead the original story

    17 min ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Akorn Inc announced a policy to prevent the use of its drugs in state executions in response to a call by shareholder New York State Common Retirement Fund, the third-largest public pension fund in the United States. The company said it would restrict the sale of components of lethal injection to a select group of wholesalers who agree to keep these products out of correctional institutions.

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  2. Akorn details policy to prevent use of its drugs in state executionsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    Akorn Inc announced a policy to prevent the use of its drugs in state executions in response to a call by shareholder New York State Common Retirement Fund, the third-largest public pension fund in the United States. The company said it would restrict the sale of components of lethal injection to a select group of wholesalers who agree to keep these products out of correctional institutions.

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  3. Akorn, Inc. to Cease Use of its Drugs in Lethal InjectionsRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | BioSpace

    Akorn, Inc. , today announced the company has adopted a comprehensive policy that endorses the use of its products to promote human health and wellness and condemns the use of its products - particularly midazolam and hydromorphone hydrochloride - in execution protocols. The employees of Akorn are committed to furthering human health and wellness through our vast portfolio of products.

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  4. Akorn calls for halt on use of its drugs in lethal injectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    Specialty drugs company Akorn Inc. said Wednesday it is adopting a new policy that promotes the use of its products for human health and wellness and condemns their use in executions by lethal injection. will not sell any product directly to any prison or other correctional institution and we will restrict the sale of known components of lethal injection protocols to a select group of wholesalers who agree to use their best efforts to keep these products out of correctional institutions," the company said in a statement.

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  5. Akorn to cease supply of drugs for use in lethal injection executionsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    "To prevent the use of our products in capital punishment, Akorn will not sell any product directly to any prison or other correctional institution and we will restrict the sale of known components of lethal injection protocols to a select group of wholesalers who agree to use their best efforts to keep these products out of correctional institutions," the company said in a statement. Midazolam is a sedative, that reduces signaling of nerves, and can be used to manage epileptic seizures.

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  6. Grand jury returns 118 indictmentsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Franklin News-Post

    An indictment is not a finding of guilt. It is a determination by jurors that enough evidence exists to warrant a trial.

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  7. Akorn has sent letter to AGs, prisons seeking return of Midazolam, HydromorphoneRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MarketWatch

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  8. State: Spokane man used Seahawks players' names to get drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KXLY-TV Spokane

    A Spokane Valley man has been charged with pretending he was hurt on the job in order to get prescription drugs. Each time, he's accused of using a fake last name, usually that of a Seahawks football player or coach.

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  9. Acura Pharmaceuticals' (ACUR) CEO Bob Jones on Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

    Please standby, we're about to begin. Good morning, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Acura Pharmaceuticals 2014 Results Investor Conference Call.

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  10. Ask for Dilaudid, get Dilaudid. No questions asked.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Kevin, M.D.

    A local hospital is trying a new, controversial but more efficient approach to medical care. "We have changed our guidelines, if you want Dilaudid you get Dilaudid, if you want Valium, you get Valium.

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  11. Palatine Attorney Appears Before State Senate HearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Patch.com

    Attorney Ted McGinn, a Partner at Palatine's Lavelle Law, Ltd. appeared before an Illinois Senate hearing last week at the invitation of State Senator Matt Murphy . McGinn provided testimony to the Criminal Law Committee regarding Senate Bill 689, a proposed law change that would allow home health providers to deliver Schedule II controlled substances to patients with prescriptions to use those drugs.

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  12. CDC: Deaths soared as narcotic painkillers grew popularRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Stars and Stripes

    Deaths from prescription narcotic painkillers have soared as the opioid drugs became more popular and powerful, a new federal study found. Four out of five people who used a prescription narcotic painkiller in 2011 to 2012 took pills equal to or stronger than morphine, according to statistics made public Wednesday by the Centers for Disease Control National Center for Health Statistics.

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  13. Hydrocodone no longer No. 1 drug prescribed to Oklahoma's Medicaid patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | NewsOK.com

    For more than five years, hydrocodone acetaminophen - better known as Lortab, Vicodin or NorCo - has largely been the drug that physicians prescribe most to Oklahoma Medicaid patients, with more prescriptions written each month for that drug than antibiotics and allergy medications. A powerful painkiller linked to hundreds of prescription drug overdose deaths in Oklahoma recently dropped from its spot as the drug most prescribed to state Medicaid patients.

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  14. Traffic stop leads to drug charges for Windsor driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Windsor Star

    A Windsor woman is facing drug charges after she allegedly failed to move over for an officer stopped on Highway 401. A Chatham-Kent OPP officer was conducting a traffic stop Feb. 19 around 3 p.m. near Communication Road when a Nissan Murano went past.

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  15. 10 people arrested at 'problem' residence in EdmontonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | GlobalNews

    Ten people were arrested by police at one residence in the area of 121 Avenue and 88 Street. Officers describe the property as a "problem address."

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  16. Records refer to a chaotica family life before Florida girla s fatal beatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Miami Herald

    When Jenica Randazzo was removed from her grandparents' home in September 2012, child welfare administrators had concluded she was in "substantial and immediate danger." A court-appointed guardian and a foster care worker remained "adamantly against" any contact between the girl and her grandparents a year later when foster care administrators considered reunifying the family.

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  17. Man loses car for dealing drugsRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Guardian

    A Charlottetown man who pleaded guilty to trafficking in cocaine and hydromorphone last year had a vehicle seized in conjunction with his arrest declared forfeit to the Crown Friday. Ellis was one of approximately 40 people arrested as part of Operation Clean Sweep, a major drug investigation that resulted in the seizure of over $400,000 worth of illegal drugs.

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  18. Chambersburg man in court charged with bringing drugs into Franklin County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    CHAMBERSBURG >> A Chambersburg man is scheduled to be in court Tuesday for a preliminary hearing on accusations he brought contraband into the jail. Curtis Ladell Anderson, 29, is charged with possession of a controlled substance contraband by an inmate and possession, according to court documents.

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  19. Bacchus members face drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Chronicle Herald

    A Halifax Regional Police officer walks in front of the Bacchus motorcycle club on Sambro Road in January. Three members are now facing drug charges.

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  20. Halton Police warn public about narcotics stolen from vet clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Independent & Free Press

    Between the hours of 4 p.m. on February 18, and 1:35 a.m. on February 19, unknown suspects broke into the Lakeshore Animal Hospital at 150 Lakeshore Road in Oakville. This is the second break and enter at this clinic in a month and a half. 1 comment