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Jeremy Renner to star in movie about opioid crisis

Jeremy Renner will star in a new movie about the opioid epidemic. The 51-year-old actor will portray David Armstrong, the Pulitzer-prize winning investigative journalist who helped expose the Sackler family and Purdue Pharma's links to the crisis, according to Deadline. Aron Gaudet and Gita Pullapilly will write and direct the…
bubmag
May 21, 2022
Oxycodone

Opioid victims to confront Purdue Pharma’s Sacklers in U.S. court

Bottles of prescription painkiller OxyContin pills, made by Purdue Pharma LP sit on a counter at a local pharmacy in Provo, Utah, U.S., April 25, 2017. REUTERS/George Frey/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.comMarch 10 (Reuters) - Victims of America's opioid epidemic confronted members of the Sackler…
bubmag
March 10, 2022
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Purdue Pharma, States Reach New Opioid Settlement

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma reached a settlement Thursday over its role in the deadly opioid crisis that includes states and thousands of local governments.  The deal follows an earlier settlement that was appealed by eight states and Washington D.C. They agreed to sign on after the Sackler family – who…
bubmag
March 3, 2022