Arraignment postponed for doctor accused of selling pain pills

? The Baldwin doctor accused of selling thousands of prescriptions for painkillers is expected to be arraigned tomorrow.Dr. William Conway faces a 24- count indictment.Conway

BALDWIN - ? The Baldwin doctor accused of selling thousands of prescriptions for painkillers is expected to be arraigned tomorrow.

Dr. William Conway faces a 24- count indictment.

Conway has been behind bars for over a month after his original bail request was denied by a federal judge.

Prosecutors say he issued more than 5,000 oxycodone prescriptions to people he knew were drug addicts.

Conway has pleaded not guilty.

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