Ex-Pa. Doctor Sentenced To 25 Years For Running A Pill Mill

Law360, New York (June 15, 2017, 6:29 PM EDT) -- A former doctor who once ran two Philadelphia-area practices was sentenced to 25 years in prison Wednesday, six months after a jury found him guilty of running a pill mill and causing the death of a patient, the U.S. Department of Justice said Thursday.

Jeffrey Bado's sentence was handed down by U.S. District Judge C. Darnell Jones II, who also ordered him to serve three years of supervised release, pay about $900 in restitution to health care insurers and Medicare, pay a $50,000 fine and pay a special assessment of $30,700. Bado's charges stem from illegal distribution of oxycodone and methadone...

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