Criminal Defense Attorney Analysis of Internet Pharmacy, Prescription, and Drug Law

Category: Pharmacy

After an administrative hearing last December, an administrative judge revoked the licenses of Hogan’s Pharmacy owners, Mark and Jolane Poindexter, and pharmacist Rick Kloxin for their involvement with an internet pharmacy.  According to the Hutchinson News: The judge determined that [they] . . . essentially were running two different businesses out of Hogan’s Pharmacy in Lyons. The […]

Billy Flint East, owner of William & Mary Pharmacy, pled guilty to money laundering and the distribution of a controlled substance over the internet, allegedly filling over 5 million pills of the pain killer hydrocodone (Vicodin) with prescriptions authorized by online consultation doctors.  East agreed to serve two years in prison and forfeit vehicles and cash, […]

Internet Pharmacy Escrow Services

on September 10, 2008

BookofMedicine.com provides an interesting report on the Canada Pharmacy Escrow Service, a company dedicated to solving the problem of counterfeit online drugs.  As one might guess, the company is an escrow service that will reship medication or refund a customer’s money, should the prescription not arrive from the pharmacy.  Whether this takes off is anyone’s guess. In my […]