Alabama Doctor, Husband Sentenced for Opioid Distribution
The U.S. Department of Justice said Wednesday that Dr. Elizabeth Korcz was given a 52-month sentence and her husband Matthew Korcz was given 30 months. The couple pleaded guilty in December after being arrested in 2019. Court documents say the couple admitted to providing dangerous doses of hydrocodone to patients who weren’t examined by a medical professional and when the doctor wasn’t present.
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