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Five U.S. states sue Purdue Pharma over opioids

Five U.S. states on Thursday filed lawsuits accusing Purdue Pharma LP of illegally marketing and selling opioids, including OxyContin, contributing to a nationwide epidemic.

Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, West Virginia and Wisconsin joined 39 other states that have sued Purdue Pharma, Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller said in a statement.

The company’s former president Richard Sackler is also a defendant in some of the lawsuits.

Read the source article at reuters.com

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