Father blames body-broker after son dies during drug rehab

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It has been dubbed “the Florida Shuffle.” Drug addicts from across the country get lured to the Sunshine State for decades with the promise of treatment, only to be traded from one unscrupulous drug rehab to another. Meanwhile, the patient’s insurance company gets milked for tens of thousands of dollars in fraudulent charges.

Many have overdosed and even died in the process, prompting Florida lawmakers to crack down on the scam.