DEA urged to step up ‘pill mill’ fight in Ohio

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DEA urged to step up ‘pill mill’ fight in Ohio

Columbus Dispatch – Ohio Sen. Sherrod Brown wants the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration to ramp up enforcement efforts against "pill mills" in Ohio.

Brown said prescription-drug abuse is hitting Ohio especially hard.

"The cost of allowing these illegal operations to continue is simply too high; it perpetuates addiction, fosters drug dealing, and most tragically, leads to overdose deaths," Brown said in a statement.

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