Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Rite Aid Corporation
Current Parent Company: 
Rite Aid
Penalty: 
$4,000,000
Year: 
2018
Date: 
January 24, 2018
Primary Offense: 
Controlled Substances Act violation
Violation Description: 

Rite Aid Corporation agreed to resolve a criminal investigation in the Southern District of West Virginia regarding its improper sale of the methamphetamine precursor pseudoephedrine (PSE) between January 2009 and October 2012.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
U.S. Attorney-Southern District of West Virginia
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Pennsylvania
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
retailing
Specific Industry of Parent: 
retail-pharmacies
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.