Tag Archive | "Pill Mills"

In Florida Prescription Pill Database, Privacy Concerns


Ashley Lopez: Health and law enforcement officials are in hot water after prescription information for about 3,300 Floridians was released to prosecutors and defense attorneys without their consent.

Published in Blog, Government, Health, Open Records

For Pain Pill Abuse, Government Writes New Prescription


Ralph De La Cruz: New database and regulations could help Florida lose its reputation as “The Oxy Express.”

Published in Blog, Government, Health

Scott’s Trashing of Database A Hard Pill to Swallow


Ralph De La Cruz: Critics have called Gov. Rick Scott’s decision to shut down a database that would track pain pill prescriptions “inexplicable.”

Published in Blog, Government

The Ricky Horror Budget Show


Ralph De La Cruz: Gov. Rick Scott wants to cut programs for the homeless, addicts, minorities and the environment.

Published in Blog, Government