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Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy as part of settlement

Seattle Times Monday, 16 September 2019
The company that made billions selling the prescription painkiller OxyContin has filed for bankruptcy days after reaching a tentative settlement with many of the state and local governments suing it over the toll of opioids. The filing late Sunday night in White Plains, New York, was anticipated before and after the tentative deal, which could […]
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Purdue Pharma Files for Bankruptcy . The maker of OxyContin filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Sunday. . A tentative settlement was made last week with more than 2,000 local governments . for Purdue Pharma's alleged role in fueling the opioid crisis. . This settlement framework avoids...

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