Waiting patients smoked outside Dr. Richard Albert's pain management clinic in Paintsville in 2011. Albert was sentenced Wednesday to more than six years in prison for dispensing thousands of prescription painkillers.
Waiting patients smoked outside Dr. Richard Albert's pain management clinic in Paintsville in 2011. Albert was sentenced Wednesday to more than six years in prison for dispensing thousands of prescription painkillers. Herald-Leader staff file photo
Waiting patients smoked outside Dr. Richard Albert's pain management clinic in Paintsville in 2011. Albert was sentenced Wednesday to more than six years in prison for dispensing thousands of prescription painkillers. Herald-Leader staff file photo

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