in Newswire April 12, 2018

PA Municipalities Sue Pharma Companies Over Alleged Participation in Opioid Crisis

by Erin Gilmore

Last Updated on April 12, 2018

The City of New Castle et al. v. Purdue Pharma L.P. et al.

Filed: April 9, 2018 § 2:18-cv-01472

Three municipalities have sued a group of 11 pharmaceutical companies claiming towns and cities in Pennsylvania have suffered 'a public health and safety crisis' as a result of the defendants’ alleged misrepresentation of their opioid medications.

Last Updated on April 12, 2018 — 4:04 PM

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