We've been following the escalating dispute between Attorney General Andrew Cuomo and local officials over five upstate hospitals and nursing homes that have been fined for flushing drugs down the drain. Here's a timeline of the controversy with links to our coverage.
Jan. 12: Cuomo sanctions hospitals.
May 27: NYC DEP announces the results of a study on pharmaceuticals in the city's water supply; claims the trace levels of pharmaceuticals it found "pose no public health risks." (The full report can be downloaded here.)