Robert Courtney, a pharmacist, diluted tens of thousands of injectable and infused medications during the course of a decade. He was found guilty under numerous counts and is now serving time in federal prison. The case has legal and ethical ramifications.
Keywords: drug tampering
The Robert Courtney Case “Our law is by definition a codification of morality.” Barack Obama, 2006 Robert Courtney, a pharmacist, pleaded guilty to and was convicted for intentionally diluting cancer chemotherapy solutions for IV administration to patients. He was sentenced to thirty years in prison, which was an increase from the Guidelines for Imprisonment. The United States Court ...