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Avi Israel, whose son Michael died in a

Avi Israel, whose son Michael died in a prescription drug-related incident, testifies during hearing in Albany chaired by New York State Sen. Kemp Hannon. (Feb. 13, 2012) (Credit: Newsday/Ted Phillips)

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