WAMC New York News
10:08 am
Mon March 31, 2003

Drug Reimportation Crackdown Concerns Seniors

Plattsburgh, NY – Some senior advocates fear a federal crackdown on companies that illegally import low-cost prescription drugs from Canada could discourage activists from advising seniors to travel north to buy medicine. Meanwhile, other activists believe the federal move is another indication that the federal government is siding with the drug companies.
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