Operation No Appointment Necessary | Drug Bust March 8, 2011

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 Update 10:14 pm ABC News reports that Federal Indictment may be in the works. Standby for Updates.

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Operation No Appointment Necessary, Pain Clinic,  oxycodone, oxycontinDetails Of The Bust

Update: 10:14 pm Federal Indictment Expected says ABC News.

Fox News Reports, "So far, over 4,000 fraudulent prescriptions have been collected in Pinellas County alone in connection with this investigation. Detectives estimate that more than 400,000 Oxycodone tablets were obtained by fraudulent means between October 2009 and July 2010, which is only through the fraudulent prescriptions law enforcement recovered."
 
Harsh Penalties Under Florida Law

893.135 Trafficking; mandatory sentences; suspension or reduction of sentences; conspiracy to engage in trafficking.

(1) Except as authorized in this chapter or in chapter 499 and notwithstanding the provisions of s. 893.13:

(c)1. Any person who knowingly sells, purchases, manufactures, delivers, or brings into this state, or who is knowingly in actual or constructive possession of, 4 grams or more of any morphine, opium, oxycodone, hydrocodone, hydromorphone, or any salt, derivative, isomer, or salt of an isomer thereof, including heroin, as described in s. 893.03(1)(b), (2)(a), (3)(c)3., or (3)(c)4., or 4 grams or more of any mixture containing any such substance, but less than 30 kilograms of such substance or mixture, commits a felony of the first degree, which felony shall be known as “trafficking in illegal drugs,” punishable as provided in s. 775.082, s. 775.083, or s. 775.084. If the quantity involved:

a. Is 4 grams or more, but less than 14 grams, such person shall be sentenced to a mandatory minimum term of imprisonment of 3 years, and the defendant shall be ordered to pay a fine of $50,000.

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Previous Coverage of Prescription Trafficking Cases
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