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Physician is guilty on 332 counts

...narcotics. The U.S. District Court jury acquitted Dr. Rita Nzeribe Udom of 125 other charges of unlawful dispensation, though...Medicaid fraud in February. WHAT'S NEXT: Dr. Rita Nzeribe Udom will be scheduled for a sentencing hearing after a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/24/met_390747.shtml
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Jurors debate doctor's future

...the federal jury deliberating the case against Dr. Rita Nzeribe Udom asked to retire for the night Monday and return today...said. WHAT'S NEXT: Jury deliberations in Dr. Rita Nzeribe Udom's trial will continue today at 9 a.m.Reach Sandy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/23/met_390405.shtml
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Doctor denies improper care

The prosecution will cross-examine Dr. Udom today as the defense continues its case. Dr. Rita Nzeribe Udom, accused of unlawfully prescribing powerful narcotics to her patients, told a federal jury Thursday that she gave her patients...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/19/met_389068.shtml
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Doctor pleads innocent to federal drug charges

...physician whose Augusta office was raided by narcotics agents last summer has been indicted on federal charges. Dr. Rita Nzeribe Udom, 48, of Atlanta, pleaded innocent to 458 criminal charges Wednesday in U.S. District Court. The judge allowed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/17/met_369993.shtml
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Worker, patients testify in drug case

...simply wrote prescriptions and raked in as much as $110 a pop. By the time federal agents raided the offices of Dr. Rita Nzeribe Udom in June 2002, the waiting room and parking lot were overflowing with patients hooked on high doses of pain killers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/17/met_388388.shtml
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Doctor was told of return visits

...doctor illegally prescribed painkillers to addicted patients must wrestle with a key question this week: Did Dr. Rita Nzeribe Udom know the patients were getting weekly prescriptions for pain pills from her office? The defense has provided evidence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/18/met_388720.shtml
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Judge hears argument on evidence

...Judge W. Leon Barfield heard from a single witness, the Drug Enforcement Administration agent who searched Dr. Rita Nzeribe Udom's vehicle June 19, 2002, when federal and state narcotics agents raided her Augusta office. DEA Special Agent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/23/met_381916.shtml
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Agency probes medical office

...prescription drugs. Authorities executed a search warrant Wednesday at The Medical Center, where Atlanta doctor Rita Nzeribe-Udom has been doing steady business for a year and a half, said Jim Cope, an agent for the Georgia Drugs and Narcotics...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/21/met_345059.shtml
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Across the area

...dispensation of narcotics, court records state. U.S. Magistrate Judge W. Leon Barfield issued a bench warrant for Dr. Rita Nzeribe Udom on Monday, according to a federal court document. Dr. Udom, 48, was found guilty of 332 counts of unlawful dispensation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/30/met_398929.shtml
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Woman confesses prescription forgery

...Ms. Mack was the office manager at the Augusta Medical Center on Druid Park Avenue, where the physician, Dr. Rita Nzeribe-Udom, wrote excessive prescriptions. Ms. Mack pleaded guilty to writing a prescription for Xanax using Dr. Nzeribe-Udom's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/14/met_352553.shtml
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