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A lawyer went to a Queensland pharmacy and told the pharmacist he had a note for her to read: a threat that he had a knife and acid, and wanted …

Unregistered practitioners鈥攊ncluding suspended practitioners鈥攃an be prevented from treating patients under a suite of new Ahpra powers These new powers enable the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and National Boards to …

A boy who robbed two pharmacies in two days has escaped conviction The Supreme Court of Tasmania has heard the case of a 15-year-old boy identified only as HJR, who …

A pharmacist was leasing a home from his country town employer 鈥 and what they found there when he went on holidays sparked an investigation into the store鈥檚 stock The …

A suspended Sydney pharmacist has mortgaged his home at a rate of 36% per annum, while a Supercars website run by his wife has disappeared from the internet The Australian …

A pharmacist 鈥渇ailed in his role as gatekeeper鈥 when he dispensed 鈥渧astly鈥 excessive amounts of opioids and benzodiazepines to some patients, a tribunal has said The pharmacist appeared before the …

A teenager, who was among a group which robbed a pharmacy armed with baseball bats and machetes, has now had his application to appeal against his sentence denied The Supreme …

A former pharmacist, whose registration was suspended at the time, threw acetone on his partner and threatened to burn the other man鈥檚 home down The Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal …

Changes to the National Law as it applies in WA have been passed and enacted The Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency and the national Boards say this means further strengthening …

A man has been charged after he brought a fake gun to a pharmacy and demanded medication Manningham Crime Investigation Unit detectives have charged a man following an alleged armed …

Former doctor faces tribunal over 鈥渁bhorrent鈥 comments about LGBTQIA+, Chinese and Muslim communities, other health practitioners and the former colleagues he called 鈥渓ike Nazis鈥 and an 鈥淥rwellian battle axe鈥 The …

A pharmacy owner鈥檚 store was one of the highest Victorian buyers of alprazolam in 2022, according to an investigation which showed he was self-medicating for stress over Covid-19 The pharmacist …