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Purdue Pharma signs guilty plea, preps $8B+ settlement on Oxy ...

1 month ago by Endpoints News

Purdue Pharma may soon be signing off on a guilty plea and an $8 billion-plus settlement to wrap up its controversial role distributing OxyContin. The AP has the ...

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Vermont federal prosecutor plays key role in $8B settlement with ...

1 month ago by vtdigger.org

Federal prosecutors have reached a more than $8 billion settlement with Purdue Pharma that will also have the pharmaceutical giant admit to three criminal ...

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Purdue Pharma to Plead Guilty, Pay $225M Over Opioid Practices ...

1 month ago by Insurance Journal

Purdue Pharma LP agreed to plead guilty to criminal charges over the handling of its addictive prescription opioid OxyContin, in a deal with U.S..

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OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to plead to 3 criminal charges in ...

1 month ago by CNBC

The deal does not release any of the company's executives or owners — members of the wealthy Sackler family — from criminal liability, and a criminal ...

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Purdue Pharma pleads guilty in case initiated by Vermont prosecutors

1 month ago by WCAX

Drugmaker Purdue Pharma, the company behind the powerful prescription painkiller OxyContin, pleaded guilty Wednesday to federal criminal charges as part of ...

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GUILTY! AGs Will Continue to Litigate After Purdue Pharma Admits It ...

1 month ago by Law.com

Some attorneys general said the settlement didn't go far enough in punishing the company's owners.

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Purdue Pharma Plea Offers Little Solace to Survivors of Opioid Crisis

1 month ago by The New York Times

The company, which produced OxyContin, faces penalties of $8.3 billion. But families of those addicted are skeptical of the tangible benefits.

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Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to criminal charges in $8 billion ...

1 month ago by Vox

Purdue agreed to an $8 billion settlement with the US Department of Justice, the feds announced on Wednesday.

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Purdue Pharma agrees to plead guilty to federal criminal charges in ...

1 month ago by Washington Post

The Justice Department said in a news release that its resolution of the case “includes the largest penalties ever levied against a pharmaceutical manufacturer.”

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OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma to plead guilty to three criminal ...

1 month ago by The Guardian

Guilty plea, including conspiracy to defraud the US part of $8bn settlement, justice department source says.

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Purdue Pharma Reaches $8B Opioid Deal With Justice Department ...

1 month ago by NPR

Critics say the settlement doesn't hold company executives or members of the Sackler family accountable for their aggressive marketing of OxyContin, which ...

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Purdue Pharma Pleads Guilty to Criminal Charges for Opioid Sales

1 month ago by The New York Times

The Justice Department announced an $8 billion settlement with the company. Members of the Sackler family will pay $225 million in civil penalties but criminal ...

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Purdue Pharma Pleads Guilty to Criminal Charges for Opioid Sales
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OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to federal criminal ...

1 month ago by NBC News

Purdue Pharma, the drugmaker blamed for helping to unleash America's staggering opioid crisis, agreed to plead guilty to criminal charges as part of an $8 ...

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Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to federal criminal charges related to ...

1 month ago by CNN

Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, has agreed to plead guilty to three federal criminal charges for its role in creating the nation's opioid crisis and will pay ...

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After bankruptcy filing, Purdue Pharma may not be off the hook

1 year ago by Los Angeles Times

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma and its owners expressed sympathy but not responsibility for the nation's opioid crisis as the company filed for bankruptcy protection late Sunday night, part of a move to settle some 2,600 lawsuits — most from state and local ...

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Purdue Pharma has filed for bankruptcy as part of a plan to settle opioid lawsuits. Here is what we know

1 year ago by CNN

Purdue Pharma reached a preliminary proposed settlement last week, officials from the Plaintiff's Executive Committee (PEC) said. Attorneys for committee said they negotiated a structure to be approved by a bankruptcy court. In a statement, the Sackler family ...

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Purdue Pharma has filed for bankruptcy as part of a plan to settle opioid lawsuits. Here is what we know
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What's next for OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma

1 year ago by Reuters

*Purdue will soon ask U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Robert Drain to halt all its lawsuits. The company is preparing for states to argue their lawsuits cannot be stopped because their legal actions were brought to enforce public health and safety laws - exempting them ...

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Purdue Pharma Responds to Wave of Opioids Litigation by Filing for Bankruptcy. What Happens Now?

1 year ago by TIME

Purdue Pharma, a pharmaceutical company facing an onslaught of litigation for allegedly contributing to the opioid crisis, filed for bankruptcy on Sunday as part of a tentative, yet controversial settlement with state and local governments. Purdue is being sued ...

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Crisis de opioides: Purdue Pharma, fabricante de OxyContin, se declarará en bancarrota

1 year ago by mor.bo (Comunicado de prensa)

Purdue Pharma, el gigante farmacéutico norteamericano fabricante de OxyContin, se declaró en quiebra el domingo, un esperado primer paso de un acuerdo tentativo que la compañía alcanzó la semana pasada para resolver miles de demandas ...

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Crisis de opioides: Purdue Pharma, fabricante de OxyContin, se declarará en bancarrota
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Crisis de opiáceos: la farmacéutica estadounidense Purdue Pharma se declara en quiebra

1 year ago by FRANCE 24

El grupo estadounidense Purdue Pharma anunció que se declarará en quiebra en el marco de un acuerdo amistoso con la esperanza de salvar 10.000 millones de dólares para saldar a las miles de quejas relacionadas con la crisis de los opiáceos.

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Crisis de opiáceos: la farmacéutica estadounidense Purdue Pharma se declara en quiebra
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Purdue Pharma declara quiebra entre batallas legales por opiáceos

1 year ago by El Economista

El fabricante del analgésico OxyContin, Purdue Pharma, y sus propietarios lamentaron la crisis de opiáceos en Estados Unidos, aunque sin asumir responsabilidades por la situación, mientras la compañía se declaraba en bancarrota el domingo por la ...

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Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy as part of a $10 billion agreement to settle opioid lawsuits

1 year ago by CNN

"This court-supervised process is intended to, among other things, facilitate an orderly and equitable resolution of all claims against Purdue, while preserving the value of Purdue's assets for the benefit of those impacted by the opioid crisis," the company said ...

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Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy as part of a $10 billion agreement to settle opioid lawsuits
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Factbox: What's next for OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma

1 year ago by Reuters

(Reuters) - OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma LP filed for bankruptcy protection after reaching a partial deal to resolve more than 2,600 lawsuits alleging it helped fuel the U.S. opioid crisis. Supporters of Purdue's plan to restructure under terms of a settlement ...

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Can Purdue Pharma's opioid settlement win judge's approval?

1 year ago by Associated Press

BOSTON (AP) — OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma has set in motion a multibillion-dollar plan to settle thousands of lawsuits over the deadly opioid crisis by transforming itself in bankruptcy court into a sort of hybrid between a business and a charity. Whether ...

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Can Purdue Pharma's opioid settlement win judge's approval?
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Even with its bankruptcy filing, Purdue Pharma may not be off the hook

1 year ago by CBS News

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma and its owners expressed sympathy but not responsibility for the nation's opioid crisis as the company filed for bankruptcy protection late Sunday night, part of a move to settle some 2,600 lawsuits. But the filing might not get ...

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Even with its bankruptcy filing, Purdue Pharma may not be off the hook
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Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin, files for bankruptcy

1 year ago by Vox

Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, filed for bankruptcy on Sunday — the first expected step of a tentative agreement that the company reached last week to settle thousands of lawsuits related to its alleged involvement in the opioid epidemic. As part of ...

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Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin, files for bankruptcy
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Purdue Pharma se declara en bancarrota para abordar crisis de los opioides

1 year ago by Urgente 24

El gigante farmacéutico Purdue Pharma, creador del OxyContin, uno de los analgésicos a los que se culpa por la epidemia de adicción a los opioides en Estados Unidos, anunció que se declarará en bancarrota, en el contexto de miles de demandas ...

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Purdue Pharma se declara en bancarrota para abordar crisis de los opioides
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Purdue Pharma se acoge a Ley de Quiebras en EEUU bajo acuerdo con demandantes

1 year ago by Hoy Los Angeles

El gigante farmacéutico Purdue Pharma, fabricante del opiáceo altamente adictivo OxyContin, se ha acogido a la Ley de Quiebras de Estados Unidos para “finalizar e implementar el acuerdo” que ha alcanzado con una parte de sus demandantes, según ...

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Purdue Pharma se acoge a Ley de Quiebras en EEUU bajo acuerdo con demandantes
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Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy following proposed agreement to settle opioid lawsuits

1 year ago by CNN

"This court-supervised process is intended to, among other things, facilitate an orderly and equitable resolution of all claims against Purdue, while preserving the value of Purdue's assets for the benefit of those impacted by the opioid crisis," the company said ...

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Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy following proposed agreement to settle opioid lawsuits
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Purdue Pharma se declara en quiebra en medio de batallas legales por opiáceos

1 year ago by Azteca America

El fabricante del analgésico OxyContin, Purdue Pharma, y sus propietarios lamentaron la crisis de opiáceos en Estados Unidos, aunque sin asumir responsabilidades por la situación, mientras la compañía se declaraba en bancarrota el domingo por la ...

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Purdue Pharma se declara en quiebra en medio de batallas legales por opiáceos
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After bankruptcy filing, Purdue Pharma may not be off hook

1 year ago by Associated Press

Purdue Pharma filed for bankruptcy in the first step in a complex, multibillion-dollar plan by the maker of OxyContin to settle thousands of lawsuits brought against it by state and local governments over the nation's deadly opioid disaster. The company and ...

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After bankruptcy filing, Purdue Pharma may not be off hook
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Purdue Pharma se declara en bancarrota para solventar demandas por crisis de opioides

1 year ago by swissinfo.ch

Además de ceder el control de Purdue, la acaudalada familia Sackler, cuya fortuna se estima en 13.000 millones de dólares por la revista Forbes, aportará "al menos 3.000 millones de dólares", aunque podría tener que hacer más contribuciones en el futuro.

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Purdue Pharma se declara en bancarrota para solventar demandas por crisis de opioides
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Purdue Pharma, acusada de provocar la crisis de opioides, se declara en bancarrota

1 year ago by Telemundo Atlanta

TELEMUNDO ATLANTA.- La empresa farmacéutica Purdue Pharma, fabricante del OxyContin (hidroclorido de oxicodona), se acogió la noche de este domingo (15 de septiembre) al capítulo 11 de la Ley de Bancarrotas tras llegar a un acuerdo con unos ...

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Purdue declara quiebra entre batallas legales por opiáceos

1 year ago by El Nuevo Herald

El fabricante del analgésico OxyContin, Purdue Pharma, y sus propietarios lamentaron la crisis de opiáceos en Estados Unidos, aunque sin asumir responsabilidades por la situación, mientras la compañía se declaraba en bancarrota el domingo por la ...

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Purdue declara quiebra entre batallas legales por opiáceos
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Farmacéutica acusada de fomentar crisis de los opioides se declara en bancarrota

1 year ago by Telemundo

Purdue Pharma, una compañía farmacéutica que ganó miles de millones vendiendo el producto analgésico OxyContin y está acusada en varias demandas de fomentar la crisis de los opioides con la venta agresiva de este medicamento y la negación de ...

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Farmacéutica acusada de fomentar crisis de los opioides se declara en bancarrota
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Even with its bankruptcy filing, Purdue Pharma may not be off hook

1 year ago by CBS News

OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma and its owners expressed sympathy but not responsibility for the nation's opioid crisis as the company filed for bankruptcy protection late Sunday night, part of a move to settle some 2,600 lawsuits. But the filing might not get ...

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Purdue Pharma chair: Best way to fight opioid crisis is for OxyContin maker to stay in business

1 year ago by CNBC

The chairman of Purdue Pharma's board told CNBC on Monday that the OxyContin maker's bankruptcy and tentative deal to resolve massive opioid lawsuits were the “only way” to get help to victims of the crisis as quickly as possible. “We're turning [the ...

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Purdue Pharma chair: Best way to fight opioid crisis is for OxyContin maker to stay in business
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Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy as part of opioid crisis lawsuits

1 year ago by ABC News

Purdue Pharma, the makers of the highly addictive painkiller OxyContin, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Sunday as part of an agreement for settling a myriad of lawsuits it faces over the nation's opioid crisis. The agreement is expected to provide over $10 ...

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OxyContin Maker Purdue Pharma Files For Bankruptcy Over Opioid Settlement

1 year ago by Forbes

Key background: Purdue is facing legal challenges over its alleged role in the U.S. opioid epidemic, a public health crisis that claimed 400,000 lives between 1999 and 2007. The firm has been accused of deceptively marketing its prescription opioids, ...

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OxyContin Maker Purdue Pharma Files For Bankruptcy Over Opioid Settlement
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Purdue Pharma se va a declarar en bancarrota para solventar la crisis de opioides

1 year ago by Deutsche Welle

Purdue Pharma se va a declarar en bancarrota, una decisión enmarcada en un acuerdo con el que espera proporcionar más de 10.000 millones de dólares para abordar la crisis de los opioides, dijo la compañía en un comunicado el domingo (15.09.2019).

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Purdue Pharma se va a declarar en bancarrota para solventar la crisis de opioides
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Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy. Here's what it means

1 year ago by USA TODAY

Pharmaceutical giant Purdue Pharma is framing its bankruptcy filing as an opportunity to cut red tape and provide billions in settlement cash to curb the opioid crisis it's accused of facilitating. But the OxyContin maker's legal issues are far from over. Purdue ...

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