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Former “Saturday Night Live” cast member and comedy star Rob Schneider is blaming the pharmaceutical industry for Robin Williams‘ death. Following Friday's revelation that the comedy legend was suffering from the early stages of Parkinson's disease, Schneider took to Twitter to link Williams’ suicide to the drugs he was taking to treat the degenerative disorder. Now that we can talk about it. #RobinWilliams was on a drug treating the symptoms of Parkinson's. One of the Side-effects Is Suicide! – Rob Schneider (@RobSchneider) August 14, 2014 The Evil pharmaceutical industry Admits To Over 100,000 people in. »

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