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Indictment accuses FedEx of moving drugs for illegal online pharmacies
Indictment accuses FedEx of moving drugs for illegal online pharmacies

FedEx conspired to traffic in controlled substances and misbranded prescription medications by helping distribute drugs for illegal Internet pharmacies, an indictment from a federal grand jury in San Francisco alleges. The shipping company knew as early as 2004 that it was delivering drugs to dealers and addicts, Thursday's indictment says.  The indictment accuses FedEx of conspiring with two related online pharmacy companies -- the Chhabra-Smoley Organization from 2000 through 2008 and Superior Drugs from 2002 through 2010 -- to distribute sleep aid Ambien, appetite suppressant phendimetrazine and other drugs to people with invalid prescriptions. The shipping company...

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