• Purdue Pharma Pleads Guilty to Role in Opioid Crisis as Part of Deal With Justice Dept

    1 month ago - By NY Times

    The admission in federal court brought a formal end to a major investigation that resulted in a multibillion-dollar settlement between the drug maker and the government.
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  • Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to criminal charges in opioid case

    Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to criminal charges in opioid case

    1 month ago - By New York Post

    OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma formally admitted to its role in the nationwide opioid epidemic on Tuesday by pleading guilty to three criminal charges. Company chairman Steve Miller entered the plea on behalf of Purdue - controlled by the Sackler family, who were once fixtures on the New York social circuit - during a virtual court...
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  • OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma pleads guilty in criminal case

    OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma pleads guilty in criminal case

    1 month ago - By WGN TV

    Purdue Pharma pleaded guilty Tuesday to three criminal charges, formally taking responsibility for its part in an opioid epidemic that has contributed to hundreds of thousands of deaths but also angering critics who want to see individuals held accountable, in addition to the company.
    In a virtual hearing with a federal judge in Newark, New Jersey, the OxyContin maker admitted impeding the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's efforts to combat the addiction crisis.
    Purdue acknowledged that it had not maintained an effective program to prevent prescription drugs from being diverted to the...
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  • OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma pleads guilty in criminal case

    1 month ago - By Chicago Tribune

    Purdue Pharma pleaded guilty Tuesday to three criminal charges, formally admitting its role in an opioid epidemic that has contributed to hundreds of thousands of deaths over the past two decades.
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  • OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma pleads guilty to criminal charges

    1 month ago - By NBC News

    The criminal violations included conspiring to defraud officials and pay illegal kickbacks to doctors and an electronic healthcare records vendor.
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