• Edmond accuses opioid manufacturers and distributors of 'civil conspiracy'

    5 monthes ago - By News OK

    By Randy Ellis Staff Writer rellis oklahoman.com The city of Edmond is accusing opioid manufacturers and distributors of participating in a "civil conspiracy" in the marketing of their powerful painkilling drugs in a lawsuit filed Thursday in Oklahoma County District Court.
    "Many Americans, including residents of Edmond, are now addicted to prescription opioids and the number of deaths due to prescription opioid overdose has reached epidemic levels," the lawsuit states.
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