Prosecutors say Dr. Kurt Morgester stockpiled Oxycodone for himself while using patient names.
U.S. District Judge Nanette K. Laughrey in Jefferson City on Friday sided with the American Civil Liberties Union, which sued Linn State Technical College on behalf of six students.
“Regions that have never been affected by heroin overdose deaths are now seeing a large number of them because the user population is expanding dramatically,” says the DEA’s James Schroba.
The lawsuit claims the program violates students’ Fourth Amendment rights against unlawful searches and seizures.
An eastern Missouri man and woman are facing criminal charges after an infant under their care died of a drug overdose.
Midwest DEA’s Scott Collier says Missouri lawmakers have refused to establish a prescription drug monitoring program.
It’s the only state without a prescription drug monitoring program
The parents of a woman who died at the home of August Busch IV may join a wrongful death lawsuit filed on her son’s behalf.
Dr. Keith Morris faces multiple felony counts of distribution of Amphetamine Salts, Oxycodone, Hydrocodone, and Alprazolam.
Investigators learn new strategies to combat heroin/Rx drug abuse.