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More states are suing Purdue Pharma for its role in the opioid crisis

bizjournals Friday, 17 May 2019
Five additional states on Thursday filed lawsuits against OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, claiming the opioid maker "misled the public." Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, West Virginia and Wisconsin each filed separate lawsuits Thursday, joining 39 other states and 1,700 municipalities that have sued the Connecticut drug maker. “The opioid epidemic has shattered lives and strained communities across the state and the country. Today, we filed suit against Purdue Pharma L.P., Purdue Pharma Inc., and Richard…
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Pennsylvania is suing the maker of Oxycontin over alleged role in the opioid crisis.

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