Drug Charges

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Michigan Woman Gets Probation For Sending Drug To Jailed Husband, Hidden Under Stamps

A Huron County woman has been sentenced to three years of probation for trying to send an opiate to her husband who’s in jail.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2015

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Charges Filed Against 4 People In 3 Drug Overdose Deaths

The overdoses involved heroin, fentanyl and Vicodin, another powerful painkiller.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2015

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Doctor Pleads Guilty In Plot To Sell Thousands Of Painkillers

Dr. Mohammad Batayneh pleaded guilty in a scheme to distribute more than 300,000 doses of oxycodone.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2015

Court: Drug Charge OK In Worried Neighbor Case

In a split decision, the Michigan Court of Appeals says a local man can face drug charges even though police entered his home without a search warrant.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2013

Prosecutors Drop 16 Drug Cases Due To Deputy’s Conduct

Oakland County prosecutors have dropped 16 drug cases after an investigation found that a deputy on the county’s narcotics enforcement team falsified a search warrant and lied under oath.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2013

Judge Orders 17-Year Prison Sentence In Drug Fraud

Babubhai “Bob” Patel was accused of billing insurers for expensive prescriptions he never intended to give to customers

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/01/2013

Lottery Winner On Food Stamps Sent To Jail

The man who made headlines for using food stamps despite winning a lottery jackpot has been sentenced to 45 days in jail for a drug crime.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2012

Lottery Winner On Food Stamps Faces Drug Charge

A Michigan man who drew attention for continuing to accept food aid from the state even though he won big in a state lottery game has pleaded guilty to a drug charge.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/09/2011

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Rochester Coach Facing Rape And Drug Charges

Thomas Powell was arraigned Saturday on charges of third degree criminal sexual conduct and delivery of various prescription drugs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/05/2011