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The Docket: Crazy Florida crimes for the week of July 9th

Haiti President Killed
Suspects in the assassination of Haiti’s President Jovenel Moise are shown to the media, along with the weapons and equipment they allegedly used in the attack, at the General Direction of the police in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Thursday, July 8, 2021. Moise was assassinated in an attack on his private residence early Wednesday. (AP Photo / Joseph Odelyn)

The Docket July 9, 2021: There’s always a South Florida connection to international crime. Two South Florida men are charged in the assassination of Haiti’s president.
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The Docket Week of July 9, 2021


Haiti President Killed
Suspects in the assassination of Haiti’s President Jovenel Moise sit on the floor handcuffed after being detained, at the General Direction of the police in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Thursday, July 8, 2021. A Haitian judge involved in the murder investigation said that President Moise was shot a dozen times and his office and bedroom were ransacked. (AP Photo/Jean Marc Hervé Abélard)

Also this week, a couple of police-involved take downs of crazy Florida suspects.

Finally, the Sackler family, which owns Purdue Pharmaceuticals, creator of OxyContin which led to the opioid epidemic, just agreed to personally pay $4.3 billion dollars in a settlement.

OxyContin
FILE – A Feb. 19, 2013, file photo shows OxyContin pills arranged for a photo at a pharmacy in Montpelier, Vt. A federal bankruptcy judge ruled Tuesday, July 28, 2020 that OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma can’t make any more contributions to partisan organizations that seek to boost the election efforts of candidates for state attorney general offices. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot, File)

It is the largest settlement in history against individual defendants.
Rush Limbaugh
Several famous South Floridians fell into the opioid addiction trap including the Late Rush Limbaugh. In fact, El Rushbo’s felony doctor shopping charge and complete hearing loss have both been associated with his opioid addition.

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