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Attorneys: Pharmacy companies blameless for opioid crisis

Attorneys for three retail pharmacy chains say the companies are blameless for the ongoing opioid crisis and did not create…

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Henrietta Lacks’ estate sues company over use of her cells

The estate of Henrietta Lacks sued a pharmaceutical company on Monday, saying it’s been selling her cervical cells without her…

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Court weighs drug distributor’s insurance coverage fight

The Ohio Supreme Court is deciding whether the insurance company for a drug distributor should be forced to provide a…

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Companies: $26B settlement of opioid lawsuits to move ahead

Four companies say they’ll move ahead with a $26 billion settlement of lawsuits over the opioid crisis By GEOFF MULVIHILL…

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Judge conditionally approves Purdue Pharma opioid settlement

A federal bankruptcy judge gave conditional approval Wednesday to a sweeping, potentially $10 billion plan submitted by OxyContin maker Purdue…

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Judge set to rule on Purdue Pharma’s opioid settlement plan

A U.S. bankruptcy judge is expected to rule Wednesday on a plan for OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to settle thousands…

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Purdue: Settlement better for states than continuing suits

A Purdue Pharma lawyer says states would get more money from settling with the company than if they were allowed…

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Owner: Purdue hoped new Oxy would help in crisis; no apology

The family that owns Purdue Pharma had hoped a reformulated version of Oxycontin would help rein in the burgeoning opioid…

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Ex-head of Purdue denies responsibility for opioid crisis

The former president and board chair of Purdue Pharma told a court Wednesday that he, his family and the company…

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Amid lawsuit, China’s Tencent to review kids’ use of WeChat

China’s biggest gaming company, Tencent, says it will review whether it adequately limits children’s access to live streaming and other…

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