Opioid crisis: Insys Therapeutics executive sentenced to 3 years in prison for lyingChristian Fernsby ▼ | January 17, 2020
An Insys Therapeutics executive will spend 33 months in prison and forfeit $3.6 million for his role in an illicit fentanyl spray prescription scheme, a federal judge ruled Monday after victims shared the harrowing details of how the opioid destroyed their lives.
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A prosecutor, who requested an 11-year sentence, appeared to question Gurry’s sincerity, briefly standing up and objecting to his statement.
Burroughs agreed to recommend Gurry serve his sentence at a Pensacola minimum security federal prison. She said she’d like to see Gurry have time to pay back his restitution, which was calculated separately from the $3.6 million forfeiture ordered by the court, and which was not determined Monday afternoon. A fine was not issued. ■