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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…
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March 3, 2022
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Purdue Pharma owners up opioid settlement offer to $6 bn

The owners of Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin, have offered to pay up to $6 billion to victims of the US opioid crisis to settle an avalanche of litigation, according to a report filed Friday by a federal mediator. The Sackler family's new offer would raise by at least a…
bubmag
February 20, 2022
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Sackler family is willing to pay more in Purdue opioids settlement, mediator says

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February 19, 2022
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Sackler owners offer up to $6bn to settle Purdue Pharma bankruptcy

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February 18, 2022
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Purdue Pharma to ask judge to extend legal shield for Sacklers

Author of the article: Reuters Tom Hals and Dietrich Knauth Purdue Pharma will ask a bankruptcy judge on Thursday to extend a legal shield that prevents opioid lawsuits from going forward against some members of the wealthy Sackler family who own the OxyContin maker. The hearing before Judge Robert Drain…
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February 17, 2022
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Mediator in Purdue Pharma bankruptcy seeks to extend talks to Feb. 16

This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Author of the article: Article content A mediator holding talks between members of the Sackler family that own Purdue Pharma and U.S. states opposed to the OxyContin-maker’s bankruptcy exit plan requested an extension of the mediation deadline to Feb.…
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February 8, 2022
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‘Empire of pain’: the rise and fall of the Sackler family

The Sackler family name is removed from a building at Tufts University in Massachusetts David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images To continue reading for free, please register your details below Already registered? Click here to log in We will use the details you have shared to manage your registration.…
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February 3, 2022