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Thessaloniki doctor charged with writing illegal narcotic prescriptions

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A 62-year-old physician appeared before a prosecutor in Thessaloniki, northern Greece, Thursday after his arrest on charges of prescribing heavy drugs to patients for a fee of 20 euros. 

Police officers who raided the man’s home turned up 13 tablets of pills that fall under the provisions of the law on controlled substances.