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USA: Painkiller maker Purdue Pharma sued by 5 additional states over alleged misconduct in opioids marketing & sales
Author: Joanna Walters, Guardian (UK)
"Five more US states sue Purdue Pharma over its role in opioid crisis"...
USA: New York Attorney General launches lawsuit against manufacturers of opioid crisis over alleged deceptive marketing
Author: David Robinson & Matt Spillane, Rockland/Westchester Journal News & Associated Press (USA)
"NY Attorney General sues opioid distributors, makers, including Purdue Pharma, Sackler family", 28 Mar 2019...
USA: Cities appeal dismissal of lawsuit against pharma companies over their responsibility in opioid crisis
Author: Associated Press
"Cities appeal dismissal of lawsuits against opioid makers", 23 Jan 2019...
Author: New York Times
"Judge Dismisses Opioid Crisis Lawsuits Against Drugmakers", 9 Jan. 2019...
- Related companies: Purdue Pharma
Author: Le Monde
« Au Canada, les fabricants d'opiacés seront poursuivis en justice », 30 août 2018...
Canada: Provincial govt. files lawsuit against drug manufacturers & pharmacies over their alleged contribution to opioid epidemic
Author: Peter Robb, ipolitics (Canada)
"B.C. first government in Canada to sue drug companies over opioids", 29 Aug 2018...
USA: Rise in opioids deaths leads state officials to file claims against drug firms and distributors