in Newswire June 21, 2018

Class Action: Opioid Manufacturers, Distributors Caused ‘The Worst Drug Crisis in American History’

by Erin Gilmore

Last Updated on June 21, 2018

National Roofers Union & Employers Joint Health & Welfare Fund v. Purdue Pharma LP et al

Filed: June 21, 2018 § 2:18cv1949

A proposed class action claims 14 pharmaceutical companies' and wholesale distributors' allegedly deceptive marketing of opioids has led to what public health officials are calling 'the worse drug crisis in American history.'

Last Updated on June 21, 2018 — 3:06 PM

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