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Lawyer: NFL Teams Dispensed Pain Medications To Players ‘Like Candy At Halloween’

Federal drug enforcement agents showed up unannounced Sunday to check at least three visiting NFL teams’ medical staffs as part of an investigation into former players’ claims that teams mishandled prescription drugs.


A Tampa pharmacy was busted for illegally selling 2.7 million oxycodone pills during a 17-month time span. (Credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Feds Bust Florida Father-Son Duo on Oxy Pharmacy Operation

A father and son duo plead guilty in court Wednesday to operating pain pharmacies that dispensed millions of dollars in prescription meds illegally, the pharmacy selling nearly 2.7 million oxycodone pills in a 17-month period.

CBS Tampa–10/11/2011

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