Pharmacist Given 30 Years For Diluting Chemo Drugs

  1. A Kansas City pharmacist who diluted chemotherapy drugs given to thousands of cancer patients was sentenced to the maximum of 30 years in prison.

    AP/Washington Post, Dec. 6, 2002
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  4. by   NurseDennie
    I think 30 years is completely inadquate. Why would they let this man plea bargain??

    Gritting my teeth in anger over this.


  5. by   Irishcreme
    I'm glad he received the maximum sentence. He deserves no less.
  6. by   Just Angi
    IMO, I think the sentence is not long enough! He was playing with peoples lives. He should be put UNDER the jail!
  7. by   Scooby365
    Basically taking peoples lives for money, in any other context he would have gotten the death penalty............and should have.
  8. by   renerian
    I saw a movie or TV show about this. Was sad. Glad he got time for it.