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what is the penalty for altering a written precription ...

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what is the penalty for altering a written precription from a dr. i.e. filling in 2 refills
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  Michelle replied 8 years ago.


The penalty is a possible up to 5 years in prison. This is considered Prescription Fraud.

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