Virginia doctor faces up to life in prison in opioid case

Virginia doctor faces up to life in prison in opioid case

Virginia doctor Dr. Joel Smithers received a 40-year prison sentence on Wednesday for illegally prescribing more than half a million doses of oxycodone, hydromorphone, fentanyl and other opioids to patients for years.

Tom A
Tom A
porcus
porcus 6 months

Huh. Seems a tad bit excessive, considering there was a female former-police-officer convicted of murder who only got 10 years.

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