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No Charges In Levy Case, Hopkins Doctor Suspected Of Recording Patients

A year-long criminal investigation into the Johns Hopkins gynecologist accused of recording patients during exams comes to an end.

03/23/2014

Nikita Levy

No Charges In Case Against Hopkins OBGYN Accused Of Recording Patients

Authorities conclude the investigation into the Johns Hopkins gynecologist suspected of recording patients during exams.

03/22/2014

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2 Plead Guilty To Stealing Patients’ Personal Info

Two women have pleaded guilty to stealing more than $990,000 in merchandise using personal information obtained from patients in medical offices where one of women worked.

02/27/2014

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Tamiflu Shortage Again

The liquid form of the flu drug Tamiflu is in short supply.

01/09/2014

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What ‘Brain-Dead’ Means

What does it mean when doctors say a person is brain-dead?

01/09/2014

David Kwiatkowski

Former Md. Hospital Technician Faces Sentencing In Hepatitis C Case

Prosecutors say a traveling hospital technician who infected patients with hepatitis C through tainted syringes created a “national public health crisis” and should spend 40 years in prison, but defense attorneys argue he should get 30 years, in part because his addiction clouded his judgment.

11/27/2013

Nikita Levy

Class Action Lawsuit Over Hopkins Gynecologist Moves Forward

In a stunning new development, WJZ learns there may be as many as 9,000 victims of a Johns Hopkins gynecologist accused of secretly videotaping his patients during exams.

11/01/2013

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4 Charged With Stealing Patients’ Personal Info

Four women have been indicted on charges of stealing more than $750,000 in merchandise using personal information obtained from patients in medical offices where two women worked.

10/17/2013

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Cosmetic Surgery Centers Face New Regulations After Liposuction Death

Tough new regulations are about to hit cosmetic surgery centers. They’re aimed at protecting Marylanders after a woman died after getting liposuction.

04/30/2013

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Appeals Court Affirms Md. Doctor’s Convictions

A federal appeals court has upheld the convictions of a Maryland cardiologist who implanted unnecessary heart stents in more than 100 patients.

04/24/2013

David Kwiatkowski

Tech Charged In Hep C Outbreak Seeks Trial Delay

A former hospital technician charged with stealing drugs and infecting patients with hepatitis C wants his trial delayed until at least next April, in part because the public defenders representing him say federal budget cuts will force them to take more than a dozen days off in the coming months.

04/11/2013

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Medical Marijuana Bill Gets Preliminary Senate Approval

The Senate gave unanimous preliminary approval to the bill to provide medical marijuana to qualified patients.

04/05/2013

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