NECC

Glenn Adam Chin leaves federal court, Sept. 11, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Former NECC Pharmacist Pleads Not Guilty In Tainted Steroid Case

A pharmacist who worked for a Framingham company blamed for a nationwide meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people pleaded not guilty to a mail fraud charge Thursday.

09/11/2014

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

NECC Supervising Pharmacist Arrested At Logan Airport

The supervising pharmacist at the now-closed New England Compounding Center was arrested at Logan Airport Thursday as he was about to board a flight overseas, investigators said.

09/04/2014

Several performers were hurt in the circus accident May 4, 2014. (Photo credit: Alexander Wood)

Soundbytes Of The Week: 5/9

Top audio clips from each week, as selected by WBZ News Editor Dave Mager.

05/09/2014

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

NECC Asks For $100M Bankruptcy Settlement In Nationwide Meningitis Outbreak

A bankruptcy judge has been asked to approve a $100 million settlement for victims of tainted steroids made by New England Compounding Center.

05/06/2014

Autism

NightSide – Vincent Strully and Lisel Macenka In Studio For Autism Awareness Month

Shining A Light On Autism.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/28/2014

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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

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Meningitis Victim Now Facing Huge Medical Bills

More than a year after a routine steroid injection turned into a painful fungal infection that nearly killed her, Marjorie Norwood is still suffering physically and emotionally. She also carries a huge stress: the hospital that houses the clinic where she contracted the infection has billed more than half a million dollars for her treatment.

10/27/2013

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Lawmakers OK Compounding Pharmacy Crackdown

The Massachusetts House on Wednesday unanimously approved tougher state regulations on drug compounding pharmacies like the one blamed for a deadly nationwide meningitis outbreak.

10/02/2013

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

Lawsuit Against NECC Moves Forward After Meningitis Outbreak

Nearly a year after a nationwide meningitis outbreak, a multi-party lawsuit is moving forward suing New England Compounding Center in Framingham with negligence.

09/19/2013

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

Congress Unveils Bill For More Oversight For Compounding Pharmacies

House lawmakers have introduced legislation that would bring more federal oversight to large specialty pharmacies like the one that triggered a deadly meningitis outbreak last year.

09/13/2013

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