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Mountain View Voice

News - May 18, 2012

MV resident accused of running 'pill mill'

Doctor's prescriptions led to abuse, fatal overdose, authorities say

by Nick Veronin

A Mountain View woman appeared in court Monday to face charges for allegedly prescribing large quantities of highly addictive painkillers and anti-anxiety pills to multiple patients — one of whom is now dead of an apparent overdose — without conducting proper examinations or checking medical records, a county official said.

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Posted by May Luevano , a resident of Old Mountain View
on May 23, 2012 at 11:52 pm

What I want to say is people and papers talk about the police but never have the been issued the credit the so much deserve mountain view has the finest pilice office ever and I have never felt so safe befor I just want to say thank you to all of them and please keep the good job up and bless you all when your out there keeping our street safe.