OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma has reached a tentative settlement to government lawsuits over its role in a national opioid crisis, but that won't end its legal battles... ABC NEWS · 6 days
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Tentative opioids settlement falls short of nationwide deal  ABC NEWS · 6 days
Roughly half the states and some 2,000 local governments have agreed to a tentative deal with Purdue Pharma, but the agreement announced Wednesday falls short of the national settlement the OxyContin maker... more
What's ahead after the Purdue tentative settlement  ABC NEWS · 6 days
Wednesday's tentative settlement between Purdue Pharma, the Sackler family and some state, local and tribal governments could provide a template for a global settlement in thousands of opioid lawsuits filed in Cleveland. more
OxyContin maker reaches tentative opioid-crisis settlement  ABC NEWS · 6 days
Nearly half the states and some 2,000 local governments have agreed to a tentative settlement with OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma over the toll of the nation's opioid crisis more
Attorneys: OxyContin maker agrees to tentative settlement  ABC NEWS · 6 days
Attorneys for some 2,000 local governments say they have agreed to a tentative settlement with OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma over the toll of the nation's opioid crisis more
The Latest: Attorneys general are split on opioid settlement  ABC NEWS · 6 days
State attorneys general are offering mixed opinions on a tentative opioid-crisis settlement reached between governments and OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, owned by the Sackler family more
Sackler family member ordered to testify in opioid case  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
A Connecticut court has ordered a member of the Sackler family to testify in Rhode Island's lawsuit against drug maker Purdue Pharma over its role in causing the national opioid... more
Opioid talks at impasse; Purdue bankruptcy filing expected  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Attempts to reach a nationwide settlement over the opioid crisis with OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma have hit an impasse, and the company is expected to file for bankruptcy more
Attorneys general: Opioid settlement talks with Purdue fail  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Attorneys general: Attempts to reach opioid settlement with Purdue Pharma hit impasse; company expected to file for bankruptcy more
After bankruptcy filing, Purdue Pharma may not be off hook  ABC NEWS · 2 days
OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma has filed for bankruptcy protection in a deal that would give its future profits to those suing it over the toll of opioids more
Filings: Purdue owners used Swiss banks to hide transfers  ABC NEWS · 4 days
New York state's attorney general contends in court papers that the family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma used Swiss bank accounts to conceal the transfer of millions of dollars... more
Chaotic talks show challenge of reaching opioid settlement  ABC NEWS · 5 days
Attorneys general representing about half the states say they reject the terms of a deal to settle claims against the maker of OxyContin for its role in the opioid crisis more
Can Purdue Pharma's opioid settlement win judge's approval?  ABC NEWS · 23 hours
OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma says its bankruptcy filing is not a way to seek refuge but rather an effort to resolve claims against it more
Email: Opioid talks fail, Purdue bankruptcy filing expected  ABC NEWS · 1 week
A breakdown in settlement talks with the maker of OxyContin puts the first federal trial over the opioid epidemic on track to begin next month more
Some states, towns skeptical over proposed opioid settlement  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Some state attorneys general and local governments are skeptical of a proposed settlement with OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma over its role in the nation's opioid addiction crisis more
Sackler family used Swiss banks to hide transfers: Filings  ABC NEWS · 4 days
New York state's attorney general contends in court papers that the family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma used Swiss bank accounts to conceal the transfer of millions of dollars... more
Claims court punts SpaceX’s LSA bid protest to California court  SPACE NEWS · 3 weeks
The U.S. Court of Federal Claims ruled Monday that it lacks jurisdiction to hear SpaceX’s complaint... more
'Once you have it, you need it': Opioid epidemic still rages  ABC NEWS · 1 day
As lawyers exchange mountains of paper and dicker over the details of a settlement with OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, Americans are dying from opioids by the... more
New Jersey court ruling lets assisted suicide go ahead  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
New Jersey appeals court overturns a lower judge's ruling blocking new state law more
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Although having a long period occasionally is not often a cause for concern, having them frequently or feeling that a period won't stop may... more
The Latest: First hearing set on Purdue bankruptcy  ABC NEWS · 23 hours
Lawyers representing local governments say claims blaming the drug industry for the opioid crisis will continue even after one key company filed for bankruptcy protection more
Settlement money won't restore Ohio city upended by opioids  ABC NEWS · 6 days
Public officials in Akron, Ohio, say no amount of money will restore the families and institutions that have been upended by the opioid crisis more
The Latest: France halts Brazil trade deal over Amazon fires  ABC NEWS · 4 weeks
France is accusing President Jair Bolsonaro of having lied to French leader Emmanuel Macron and says it now opposes a trade deal with the South American bloc Mercosur... more
French mayor due in court after banning pesticide use near homes  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A mayor in northwest France is to appear in court on Thursday after banning the use of pesticides near homes in his village in a case... more
Amid settlement talks, opioids keep taking a grim toll  ABC NEWS · 2 days
As the nation's attorneys general debate a legal settlement with Purdue Pharma, the opioid epidemic associated with its blockbuster painkiller OxyContin rages on in state after state, community after community more
Oregon official: Family shifted billions from opioid company  ABC NEWS · 3 weeks
Oregon's attorney general says in a lawsuit the Sackler family siphoned $11 billion from Purdue Pharma L.P., the Oxycontin maker the family owns and which is facing numerous lawsuits, in an attempt... more
Opioid treatment for teens? Medications can help  SCIENCE DAILY · 6 days
Teens who misuse prescription or illicit opioids might benefit from opioid treatment medications, according to a new study. An estimated 900 adolescents started to misuse opioid painkillers every day in 2017, and some of... more
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