U.S. Attorney Louis Franklin

Montgomery Doctor Sentenced to 15 Years in Federal Court

U.S. Attorney Louis Franklin has announced that former Montgomery doctor Richard Stehl has been sentenced to 15 years.  The sentence follows his conviction last year on 94 counts of unlawfully distributing controlled substances, two counts of health care fraud and five counts of money laundering. According to the U.S. Attorney’s office, evidence showed that from 2010 through 2018, Stehl operated…

Montgomery Nurse Gets 10-Year Sentence in “Pill Mill” Case

The U.S. Department of Justice has announced that nurse practitioner Lilian Akwuba of Montgomery has received a 10-year sentence for her part in two separate “pill mill” operations in Montgomery over a four-year period. That announcement came from U.S. Attorney Louis V. Franklin and others involved in the investigation. The DOJ says the sentence follows her convictions for drug distribution…