Meningitis outbreak

Barry Cadden. (Photo credit: Wrentham Police)

2 Charged In Meningitis Deaths Linked To Pharmacy To Be Released

Barry Cadden and Glen Adam Chin, two of 14 NECC employees arrested for their role in a deadly meningitis outbreak, appeared in Federal Court.

12/18/2014

Patricia Schmiedeknecht of Rhode Island said she suffered significantly as a result of contaminated steroids from NECC. (WBZ-TV)

Mixed Emotions For Meningitis Victims Following NECC Arrests

Several victims said Wednesday’s arrests are just the next step in a lengthy process after the New England Compounding Center, which allegedly distributed contaminated steroids.

12/17/2014

(L-R) Barry Cadden, Doug Conigliaro, 
Carla Conigliaro, Glenn Adam Chin

14 Arrested In Deadly Meningitis Outbreak Linked To Framingham Pharmacy

Fourteen people were charged Wednesday for their alleged roles at the Framingham pharmacy blamed for a deadly national meningitis outbreak.

12/17/2014

The New England Compounding Center. (Photo credit Jared Wickerham/Getty)

Proposed Fund For Meningitis Victims Upped $35M

A proposed fund to compensate victims of a nationwide meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people has been increased by about $35 million.

12/04/2014

Pain Care clinic in Merrimack, NH (WBZ-TV)

I-Team: Suspected Victims Of Meningitis Outbreak Sue NH Company

Suspected victims of the meningitis outbreak linked to New England Compounding Center are now suing the chain of New Hampshire pain clinics that gave them the drugs.

11/19/2014

Massachusetts State House. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Gov. Patrick Signs Compounding Pharmacy Oversight Bill

The bill was signed two years after a deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak linked to a compounding pharmacy in Massachusetts.

07/10/2014

(Image courtesy: CBS News)

Mass. Lawmakers Pass Compounding Pharmacy Bill

Massachusetts lawmakers have given final approval to a bill overhauling the oversight of compounding pharmacies.

06/30/2014

The New England Compounding Center in Framingham. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Attorneys: Deal Cut To Create $100M Fund For NECC Meningitis Outbreak

Attorneys for creditors of a Massachusetts pharmacy linked to a nationwide meningitis outbreak say they have reached a preliminary settlement that would set up a victim compensation fund worth more than $100 million.

12/23/2013

(Image courtesy: CBS News)

Massachusetts, Michigan To Coordinate NECC Meningitis Probes

Authorities in Michigan and Massachusetts will coordinate their investigations of a Framingham company that sold steroid injection materials linked to a fungal meningitis outbreak that sickened hundreds of people in 20 states.

11/25/2013

The New England Compounding Center in Framingham. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Victims Of Compounding Pharmacy’s Tainted Steroids Face Mounting Frustration

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette said in a prepared statement on Sunday that he and Boston U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz will hold a news conference Monday to discuss a development in the independent state and federal investigations into NECC.

11/24/2013

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