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Purdue Pharma

Inside Purdue Pharma’s Media Playbook: How It Planted the Opioid “Anti-Story”

OxyContin’s makers delayed the reckoning for their role in the opioid crisis by funding think tanks, placing friendly experts on leading outlets, and deterring or challenging negative coverage.

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Judge Orders Pause On Suits Against Sacklers, Purdue

The Sacklers had asked for a months-long stay on lawsuits while they dealt with Purdue Pharma’s bankruptcy. 

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Could The Purdue Settlement Set The Stage For A Public Pharma System?

“A United States public option for pharmaceutical production would address a range of problems in an industry rife with market failure.”   

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Purdue Pharma

OxyContin Maker Expected To File for Bankruptcy

Purdue Pharma is expected to file for bankruptcy protection as the company reportedly failed to settle thousands of opioid lawsuits against them.