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Deaths linked to doctor accused of recklessly prescribing painkillers
As California's top prescriber of narcotic painkillers and other commonly abused drugs, Dr. Nazar Al Bussam made hundreds of thousands of dollars feeding the addictions of strung-out patients who packed into his offices in Downey and Los Angeles, according to authorities.
By Scott Glover and Lisa Girion, Los Angeles Times
October 5, 2011