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Purdue Pharma pleads guilty in court [Video]

Purdue Pharma pleads guilty in court

Purdue Pharma has plead guilty in court admitting to playing a part in the US opioid crisis.

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NYU Strips Sackler Name, Science Program [Video]

NYU Strips Sackler Name, Science Program

New York University is expunging the Sackler name from its Graduate Biomedical Institute, a decision the school attributed to the family’s role in the ongoing opioid epidemic. The Sackler family owns..

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Purdue Pharma, the maker of Oxycontin, has agreed to plead guilty to three federal criminal charges for its role in creating the nation's opioid crisis.

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OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to plead guilty to 3 criminal charges [Video]

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to plead guilty to 3 criminal charges

Purdue will become a public benefit company, meaning it will be governed by a trust that has to balance the trust’s interests against those of the American public and public health, officials said.

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OxyContin Maker Purdue Pharma to Plead Guilty to 3 Federal Charges [Video]

OxyContin Maker Purdue Pharma to Plead Guilty to 3 Federal Charges

Justice Department officials made the announcement on Wednesday.

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Purdue Pharma [Video]

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Multi-billion dollar settlement reached between Purdue Pharma and Justice Dept. [Video]

Multi-billion dollar settlement reached between Purdue Pharma and Justice Dept.

The U.S. Department of Justice announced Wednesday a global resolution of its criminal and civil investigations into the opioid make Purdue Pharma

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OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to plead guilty to three criminal charges [Video]

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to plead guilty to three criminal charges

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to plead guilty to three criminal charges

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OxyContin maker to plead guilty in opioid probe [Video]

OxyContin maker to plead guilty in opioid probe

Purdue Pharma agreed to plead guilty to criminal charges over the handling of its addictive prescription opioid OxyContin, in a deal that comes with a $8.4 billion settlement but stops short of..

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DOJ announces Purdue Pharma's plea deal in opioid probe [Video]

DOJ announces Purdue Pharma's plea deal in opioid probe

Purdue Pharma LP agreed to plead guilty to criminal charges over the handling of its addictive prescription opioid OxyContin, in a deal with U.S. prosecutors that imposed significant penalties..

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OxyContin maker nears guilty plea in opioid probe [Video]

OxyContin maker nears guilty plea in opioid probe

[NFA] Purdue Pharma, the OxyContin maker controlled by members of the wealthy Sackler family, is nearing an agreement to plead guilty to criminal charges as part of a broader deal to resolve U.S...

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