Wife sues U.S., doctor over veteran’s death

Posted: December 28, 2013 at 4:58 a.m.

FORT SMITH — A Fort Smith woman who testified before a U.S. House of Representatives veterans subcommittee last fall about the dangers of overprescribing pain medication for veterans has filed a lawsuit in federal court against the United States and a Fayetteville Veterans Affairs doctor over the 2011 death of her husband.

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