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A picture of David Laffer and his wife,

A picture of David Laffer and his wife, Melinda, taken on their wedding day, Jan. 2, 2009. Laffer and his wife are charged in the killings of four people in a Medford pharmacy on Father's Day.

Medford drugstore shooting, trial and sentencing

David Laffer received four consecutive life terms for the murder of four people in a Medford pharmacy. His wife, Melinda Brady, received 25 years in prison for her role.

Dr. Eric Jacobson, whose Great Neck office was
(Credit: Howard Schnapp)

Dr. Eric Jacobson, whose Great Neck office was raided in December 2011 by federal agents, was arrested in June 2012 on charges of illegally distributing prescription drugs. (Dec. 1, 2011)

Federal agents raid the office of Dr. Eric
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Federal agents raid the office of Dr. Eric Jacobson, who issued prescriptions for thousands of painkillers to David Laffer and Melinda Brady. (Dec. 1, 2011)

Federal agents raid the office of Dr. Eric
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Federal agents raid the office of Dr. Eric Jacobson, who issued prescriptions for thousands of painkillers to David Laffer and Melinda Brady. (Dec. 1, 2011)

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Federal agents raid the office of Dr. Eric
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Federal agents raid the office of Dr. Eric Jacobson, who issued prescriptions for thousands of painkillers to David Laffer and Melinda Brady. (Dec. 1, 2011)

Dr. Eric Jacobson walks away from his office
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Dr. Eric Jacobson walks away from his office as federal agents raid his Great Neck office. (Dec. 1, 2011)

Federal agents raid the office of Dr. Eric
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Federal agents raid the office of Dr. Eric Jacobson, who issued prescriptions for thousands of painkillers to David Laffer and Melinda Brady. (Dec. 1, 2011)

Dr. Eric Jacobson comments as federal agents raids
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Dr. Eric Jacobson comments as federal agents raids his office in Great Neck. (Dec. 1, 2011)

Photo of David Laffer from the Suffolk County
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Photo of David Laffer from the Suffolk County Sheriff. (September 23, 2011)

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Miranda Taccetta, 16, left, daughter of murder victim
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Miranda Taccetta, 16, left, daughter of murder victim Jamie Taccetta, listens as her attorney, John Ray, right, addresses the media after the sentencing hearing for David Laffer Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011 at Suffolk County Court in Riverhead.

Mary Moran, the grandmother of Jaime Taccetta, leaves
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Mary Moran, the grandmother of Jaime Taccetta, leaves Riverhead Criminal Court after Melinda Brady and David Laffer were sentenced for her murder. (Nov. 10, 2011)

Mary Moran, grandmother of victim Jaime Taccetta, carries
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Mary Moran, grandmother of victim Jaime Taccetta, carries a photo of her granddaughter out of court after the sentencing of David Laffer and Melinda Brady, in Riverhead. (Nov. 10, 2011)

The grandmother of one of the Medford pharmacy
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The grandmother of one of the Medford pharmacy killing victims, Jaime Taccetta, is escorted into the courtroom at Riverhead Criminal Court. (Nov. 10, 2011)

The brother and mother of Jaime Taccetta arrive
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The brother and mother of Jaime Taccetta arrive at Riverhead Criminal Court for the sentencing of David Laffer and his wife, Melinda Brady. (Nov. 10, 2011)

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David Laffer is taken from Suffolk police headquarters.
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David Laffer is taken from Suffolk police headquarters. (June 22, 2011)

Officer Kenneth Ripp of the Suffolk County Police
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Officer Kenneth Ripp of the Suffolk County Police Department.

Crime lab investigators seach for evidence in front
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Crime lab investigators seach for evidence in front of David Laffer's home in Medford. (June 28, 2011)

Crime lab investigators sift through storm drain detritus
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Crime lab investigators sift through storm drain detritus outside David Laffer's home in Medford. (June 28, 2011)

Crime lab investigators search for thousands of hydrocodone
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Crime lab investigators search for thousands of hydrocodone pills in the drains outside the home of David Laffer, the Medford man suspected of stealing the pills and fatally shooting four people on Father's Day. (June 28, 2011)

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Suffolk County assistant district attorney Lois Roman, left,
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Suffolk County assistant district attorney Lois Roman, left, and David Laffer's attorney, Mary Elizabeth Abbate, in Central Islip Criminal Court. (June 28, 2011)

Mary Elizabeth Abbate, David Laffer's North Babylon attorney,
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Mary Elizabeth Abbate, David Laffer's North Babylon attorney, is escorted to a courtroom in Central Islip. (June 28, 2011)

Melinda Brady, wife of David Laffer, with her
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Melinda Brady, wife of David Laffer, with her attorney Jeremy Mis, at the Suffolk County arraignment Court. (june 24, 2011)

Melinda Brady, wife of David Laffer, stands with
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Melinda Brady, wife of David Laffer, stands with her attorney Jeremy Mis at the Suffolk County arraignment Court in Central Islip. (June 24, 2011)

Melinda Brady, wife of David Laffer, is brought
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Melinda Brady, wife of David Laffer, is brought into Suffolk County arraignment court in Central Islip. (June 24, 2011)

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Suffolk Police Commissioner Richard Dormer
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Suffolk Police Commissioner Richard Dormer

Suffolk Executive Steve Levy speaks to the reporters
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Suffolk Executive Steve Levy speaks to the reporters about the Medford drugstore killings during a news conference with Police Commissioner Richard Dormer and other top brass at police headquarters in Yaphank. (June 23, 2011)

David Laffer and his court-appointed attorney Mary Elizabeth
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David Laffer and his court-appointed attorney Mary Elizabeth Abbate, in First District Court in Central Islip. (June 23, 2011)

David Laffer appears in court in Central Islip
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David Laffer appears in court in Central Islip on murder charges in the quadruple homicide at a Medford drugstore on Father's Day. (June 23, 2011)

David Laffer appears in court in Central Islip
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David Laffer appears in court in Central Islip on murder charges. Prosecutors said he "executed" four victims in a Father's Day shooting at a Medford pharmacy. (June 23, 2011)

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David Laffer reacts after a reporter asked him
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David Laffer reacts after a reporter asked him what he thinks about his wife, Melinda Brady, telling police he is responsible for murders. (June 23, 2011)

Court papers state that David Laffer tried to
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Court papers state that David Laffer tried to grab an officer's handgun during his arrest at his Medford home. (June 23, 2011)

David Laffer is led out of the Fifth
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David Laffer is led out of the Fifth Precinct in Patchogue. (June 23, 2011)

David Laffer pleaded not guilty to charges of
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David Laffer pleaded not guilty to charges of first-degree murder. (June 23, 2011)

David Laffer is led out of Fifth Precinct
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David Laffer is led out of Fifth Precinct in Patchogue before his arraignment. (June 23, 2011)

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David Laffer is led out of Fifth Precinct
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David Laffer is led out of Fifth Precinct in Patchogue. (June 23, 2011)

Daniel Taccetta, brother of Jaime Taccetta, arrives at
(Credit: James Carbone)

Daniel Taccetta, brother of Jaime Taccetta, arrives at the Fifth Precinct in Patchogue and criticized the suspects, David Laffer and Melinda Brady, who are accused of killing his sister at Haven Drugs pharmacy in Medford. (June 23, 2011)

David Laffer is escorted by three plainclothes officers
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David Laffer is escorted by three plainclothes officers to the Fifth Precinct in Patchogue. (June 22, 2011)

Police said David Laffer resisted arrest as they
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Police said David Laffer resisted arrest as they tried to apprehend him. (June 22, 2011)

David Laffer arrives at the Suffolk County Police
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David Laffer arrives at the Suffolk County Police Department's Fifth Precinct. (June 22, 2011)

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David Laffer and his wife -- described as
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David Laffer and his wife -- described as drug abusers by law enforcement sources -- were charged Wednesday night in the Father's Day robbery that left four people shot dead at a Medford pharmacy. (June 22, 2011)

David Laffer, 33, an Army veteran who was
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David Laffer, 33, an Army veteran who was recently fired from his job, was charged with first-degree murder and resisting arrest, culminating an intense three-day manhunt for the gunman, cops said.

David Laffer, arrested in the quadruple homicide that
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David Laffer, arrested in the quadruple homicide that occurred at a Medford pharmacy on Father's Day, is moved from Suffolk Police Headquarters. (June 22, 2011)

David Laffer is taken from Suffolk police headquarters.
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David Laffer is taken from Suffolk police headquarters. (June 22, 2011)

David Laffer's wife of two years, Melinda Brady,
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David Laffer's wife of two years, Melinda Brady, 29, was charged with third-degree robbery. (June 22, 2011)

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Police said Melinda Brady told them she drove
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Police said Melinda Brady told them she drove her husband to and from the drugstore where a pharmacist, a clerk and two customers were methodically shot down. (June 22, 2011)

A picture of David Laffer and his wife,

A picture of David Laffer and his wife, Melinda, taken on their wedding day, Jan. 2, 2009. Laffer and his wife are charged in the killings of four people in a Medford pharmacy on Father's Day.

David Laffer and Melinda Brady, shown here in
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David Laffer and Melinda Brady, shown here in an undated photo, were both arraigned June 23 in connection with the quadruple murder at a Medford pharmacy on June 19, 2011.

Murder suspect David Laffer, bottom, is shown in

Murder suspect David Laffer, bottom, is shown in this image from his Facebook page.

David Laffer, an avid hockey fan, is shown

David Laffer, an avid hockey fan, is shown in a photo from his Facebook page.

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Police surround a Medford home on June 22,
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Police surround a Medford home on June 22, leading to the arrest of David Laffer in connection with a quadruple homicide on Father's Day. (June 22, 2011)

David Laffer, bottom, in a photo found on

David Laffer, bottom, in a photo found on his Facebook page.

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