Former Massachusetts Pharmacist In Meningitis Outbreak Gets More Prison TimeA former Massachusetts pharmacist convicted for his role in a deadly 2012 multistate meningitis outbreak will spend more time behind bars after a federal judge on Wednesday lengthened his original sentence by 2 1/2 years.
NECC Owner Barry Cadden Resentenced To 14.5 Years For Deadly Meningitis OutbreakCadden was the founder the New England Compounding Center, a facility found to be behind a deadly meningitis outbreak in 2012, having distributed steroids contaminated by mold.
Pharmacists Convicted In Prescription Scheme Avoid PrisonMichelle Thomas and Kathy Chin were convicted of dispensing drugs without valid prescriptions with the intent to defraud or mislead government regulators.
Judge Tosses 2 Convictions In NECC Meningitis Outbreak CaseA federal judge has overturned the jury convictions of a former owner and employee of the Massachusetts facility responsible for a nationwide meningitis outbreak.
Two Pharmacists Sentenced For Roles In 2012 Meningitis OutbreakTwo former pharmacists were sentenced on Thursday for their part in a nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak in 2012.
5 Convicted In Meningitis Outbreak Case; 1 AcquittedFour former employees and an owner of the Massachusetts facility responsible for a nationwide fungal meningitis outbreak that killed 76 people and sickened hundreds were convicted Thursday of fraud and other offenses.
NECC Meningitis Outbreak 'Tragic Death Case, Not Murder,' Cadden Attorney ArguesDuring closing arguments Thursday, the prosecutor said Barry Cadden repeatedly cut corners during the manufacturing process and didn't take necessary steps to ensure the drugs were sterile.
Trial For New England Compounding Pharmicist Scheduled This WeekA former executive at a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy blamed for a national meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people in 2012 is headed for trial.
NECC Owner Gets Probation, Fine For Financial CrimesThe majority owner of a Massachusetts pharmacy blamed for a deadly fungal meningitis outbreak has been sentenced to a year of probation and fined $4,500 for financial crimes.
AG's Office Offers Compensation Funds To NECC VictimsA $40 million special victims fund has been created for individuals who affected by contaminated steroid injections from the now defunct New England Compounding Center.
Third Person Charged In Attack On NECC Meningitis SurvivorShawn McGrath, 42, of Concord, New Hampshire, was recently arrested and charged in the home invasion and brutal assault.
BMW, Luxury Boat Seized From NECC Co-FounderFederal agents have seized a luxury car and boat from a man charged in a 2012 meningitis outbreak.
$18M Seized From Massachusetts Compounding Pharmacy AccountsAuthorities have seized over $18 million from the owners of a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy at the center of a deadly, 2012 meningitis outbreak.
2 Charged In Meningitis Deaths Linked To Pharmacy To Be ReleasedBarry Cadden and Glen Adam Chin, two of 14 NECC employees arrested for their role in a deadly meningitis outbreak, appeared in Federal Court.
Mixed Emotions For Meningitis Victims Following NECC ArrestsSeveral 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.