Article on Defense of Client due to Dependence on Opiods
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Jodi Switalski defended a former middle school principal charged with one felony count of second-degree home invasion. Switalski pointed to a dependence the client developed during treatment for a sports-related injury.
The Oakland press quotes Switalski as stating “Amy is a victim of the medical profession ... Amy is like millions of people in this country...subsequent to her surgeries, doctors wrote prescription after prescription after prescription (for opioid-based painkillers).”
Read the full story on The Oakland Press' website.