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Las Vegas Doctor Sentenced In Drug Party Case

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas doctor accused of supplying drugs to partygoers and undercover police on the Strip and at his home has been sentenced to five years of probation.

KSNV-TV reports that orthopedic surgeon Andrew Scott Martin was sentenced Monday on three counts of possession of a controlled substance. A plea deal in March had eliminated seven other felony drug charges.

Police had tracked Martin's parties in a nearly year-long undercover operation. Police have claimed marijuana, cocaine and ecstasy were used at parties at Martin's Henderson home and at a Trump Hotel suite on the Strip.

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In court Monday, Martin apologized for his actions.

Martin's medical license had initially been suspended following the allegations. The license is now on probation, and he is back to work.