Family doctor pleads guilty for illegal prescriptions

October 2, 2007

A longtime Jefferson County family doctor has pleaded guilty. Dr. In Whan Yun was arrested earlier this year for illegally prescribing drugs for people who didn't need them. He pleaded guilty to one count and agreed to forfeit $200,000 to the government.

Dr. Yun could get up to five years in prison and a $250,000 fine. He will be sentenced later.

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  • by Heather Meadows, News 12 Web Producer Location: North Augusta, SC on Oct 3, 2007 at 03:21 PM
    Sorry for the late response...this story did not air yesterday, but will air tonight at 11 and will be available on our website tomorrow.
  • by Patti Location: Hephzibah on Oct 3, 2007 at 10:08 AM
    Where is the news story regarding dogs dying in Augusta that was on the 11 PM news last night? I could not stay up for it and thought it would be on the early news but did not see it>
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