Fla. pharmacist gets 18 months in horse-doping scandal

Sep 10, 2021

Per Law360: A New York federal judge on Friday sentenced a Florida pharmacist to 18 months in prison and ordered him to forfeit $8.1 million for his role in a years-long operation that sold dangerous and unregulated performance-enhancing drugs to the racehorse industry.

Scott Mangini was sentenced today to 18 months in prison in connection with his years-long sale and distribution of adulterated and misbranded drugs, including performance-enhancing drugs (“PEDs”) marketed to racehorse trainers and others in the racehorse industry.

Mangini pled guilty to a one-count Information on April 23, 2021, before U.S. District Judge J. Paul Oetken, who presided over today’s sentencing.

Source: Law360