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Opioid case ended in a whimper, agents say

Dec 17, 2017 - The Washington Post

DEA investigation focused on suspicious orders for millions of pain pills

After two years of painstaking investigation, David Schiller and the rest of the Drug Enforcement Administration team he supervised were ready to move on the biggest opioid distribution case in U.S. history.

The team, based out of the DEA's Denver field division, had been examining the operations of the nation's largest drug company, McKesson Corp. By 2014, investigators said they could show that the company ha...