Part 1: Legal Drugs, Deadly Outcomes | Part 2: Reckless Prescribing | Part 3: Rogue Pharmacists | Part 4: An Unused Tool

Dying for relief | A Times Investigation

Feeble Safeguards

In two cases of excessive prescribing, California regulators lifted sanctions on one doctor early and moved against another only after 17 of his patients had died.

December 9, 2012