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Doctor guilty of manslaughter sentenced at 10am

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- Dr. John Christensen was found guilty of two charges of manslaughter in the deaths of two of his patients and will be sentenced at 10 a.m.

Those patients died from drug overdoses from medicine that the state says was not medically necessary.

Dr. Christensen will also be sentenced for trafficking oxycodone.

Dr. Christensen operated offices in West Palm Beach, Port St Lucie and Daytona Beach, according to his arrest report.

Watch a live stream of the sentencing below:

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