How to Fix a Drug Scandal
The war on drugs can be a nasty business, and prosecuting those responsible for putting that filth on the streets is no easy ordeal, or is it? How to Fix a Drug Scandal looks at a shocking case of evidence tampering involving crime drug lab specialist Sonja Farak and similar unrelated charges against Annie Dookhan, both of which were the subject of a potential cover-up. The end result of the Netflix original documentary series the entire affair was the dismissal of tens of thousands of drug crimes and allegations against controversial political figure and then at the time Attorney General for Massachusetts Martha Coakley.
Directed by documentary filmmaker extraordinaire Erin Lee Carr, whose other works include I Love You, Now Die: The Commonwealth vs. Michelle Carter and At the Heart of Gold: Inside the USA Gymnastics Scandal, delivers yet another engaging look at a powerful story that showcases how the actions of one several flawed individuals can have a drastic impact on the lives of so many others. Given its enticing premise, there is no doubt that the Netflix original true-crime miniseries offers a staggering look at a monumental case of justice gone terribly wrong. Netflix’s How to Fix a Drug Scandal is a train wreck that subscribers will not be able to look away from while watching.