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Cities suing drug manufacturers for the opioid epidemic

Fox News - 10 minutes ago

I've struggled with an opioid addiction – To find a solution, we must break the silence

Fox News - 1 hour ago

Cocaine users and hypocrites - both are morally cretinous

Telegraph UK - 6 hours ago

Mexico's cartels appear to be shaking up the cocaine trade

Business Insider - 14 hours ago

Cities suing drug manufacturers for the opioid epidemic want to add ALL 25,000 municipalities in the US to their $480billion class-action lawsuit

Daily Mail - 23 hours ago

U.S. opioid payout offers local 'meaningful' solutions to national epidemic -- Subscriber content

The Globe and Mail - 1 day ago

US cities and counties in behemoth federal opioid lawsuit file for class status

ABC News - 1 day ago

Architecture For Possible Nationwide Opioid Settlement Unveiled

NPR - 1 day ago

U.S. cities propose framework for nationwide opioid settlement talks

Reuters - 1 day ago

Oklahoma Opioid Trial: Day 14 - Testimony from...

Oklahoman - 1 day ago

Columbine Shooting Survivor Austin Eubanks Died of Accidental Heroin Overdose: Coroner

People - 1 day ago

President Trump's drug czar says opioid initiative is 'beginning to pay small dividends'

The Trump administration is committed to saving American lives, says Jim Carroll, director of the Office of National Drug Control Policy.

Fox News - 1 day ago

Local governments seek negotiating power in opioid lawsuit

Oklahoman - 1 day ago

Opioid epidemic expert criticizes marketing statements made to doctors by drugmaker's sales reps

Oklahoman - 2 days ago

12 million pills and 700 deaths: How a few pill mills helped fan the U.S. opioid inferno

Soon after he took over as medical director of the Urgent Care & Surgery Center in eastern Tennessee in 2012, Dr.

The San Diego Union-Tribune - 2 days ago

Live video: Day 11 of Oklahoma opioid trial

JUN 11, 2019 - Watch live developments of Oklahoma's long-awaited opioid trial.

Oklahoman - 2 days ago

Witness calls Johnson & Johnson 'kingpin in our opioid crisis'

Tulsa World - 2 days ago

First Look - Nebraska stands alone in holding back opioid lawsuit - Nebraska's attorney general has fought the opioid crisis but hasn't yet filed a lawsuit on behalf of the state. With 48 other states already with lawsuits on the books and Michigan's soon to come, some question why Nebraska is opting out.

Christian Science Monitor - 2 days ago

Medical marijuana vs. opioid abuse: New study questions the connection

Ars Technica - 2 days ago

Cannabis -- Study casts doubt on cannabis as a substitute for opioid addiction

The Globe and Mail - 3 days ago

Nebraska's AG is lone holdout in pursuing opioid cases

Oklahoman - 3 days ago

Boris Johnson refuses to say if he has taken cocaine

Independent UK - 4 days ago

Former Miami Police Officer Gets 15 Years for Running Cocaine-Trafficking Ring

Miami New Times - 4 days ago

Lap-dances, kick-backs, and debt: Infamous opioid maker files for bankruptcy

Ars Technica - 4 days ago

Opioid Maker Agrees to Pay $225 Million to Settle Federal Probes

Opioid Maker Agrees to Pay $225M to Settle Federal Probes

Epoch Times - 4 days ago

Prosecutors say man was producing heroin at Vallejo home

SF Gate - 4 days ago

Marketing expert recommends $285 million marketing campaign to help abate Oklahoma's opioid epidemic

Oklahoman - 5 days ago

Is social media as addictive as heroin and love?

LIKE is a documentary that explores how social media affects our society through the eyes of users, parents and experts. The short film offers a wide-ranging perspective as it reflects on…

South China Morning Post - 5 days ago

Fintan O'Toole: Gove's cocaine use may explain his attack on the peace process

Irish Times - 5 days ago

Medical marijuana isn't going to solve the opioid overdose crisis

Some thought people with opioid addiction would turn to medical marijuana instead. It seems they were wrong.

NBC News - 5 days ago

Opioid overdose deaths are HIGHER in states that sell prescription pot

Daily Mail - 5 days ago

Michael Gove drugs shock: How Gove is now 'unbackable' in Tory leadership race -- MICHAEL GOVE'S admission he took cocaine several times before becoming an MP has seen calls for...

Daily Express - 5 days ago

Oklahoma judge wants more answers on $85M opioid settlement

Oklahoman - 5 days ago

Making medical marijuana legal does not prevent fatal opioid overdoses, study says

A study refutes the idea that medical marijuana laws can prevent opioid overdose deaths, challenging a favorite talking point of legal pot advocates.

Los Angeles Times - 5 days ago

Legalizing medical marijuana doesn't curb opioid overdose deaths, study says

Lawmakers and marijuana advocates have argued that legalizing weed to manage chronic paid can help reduce opioid addiction, but researchers at Stanford University's School of Medicine say otherwise.

CNBC - 5 days ago

Medical pot laws no answer for US opioid deaths, study finds

JUN 10, 2019 - A new study shoots down the notion that medical marijuana laws can prevent opioid overdose deaths, challenging a favorite talking point of legal pot advocates.Researchers repeated an...

Oklahoman - 5 days ago

Japanese national dies in airplane after ingesting 246 packets of cocaine | TokyoReporter

A male Japanese national who died aboard an airliner shortly after takeoff from Mexico City had ingested more than 200 packets of cocaine

Tokyo Reporter - 6 days ago

Amarillo Globe-News: Texas lawmakers on right track to rein in opioid crisis

Oklahoman - 7 days ago

Michael Gove COCAINE shame – drugs admission of would-be Tory leader

Daily Express - 7 days ago

Crack cocaine abuse on the rise in Ireland

Irish Post - 8 days ago

Australia makes biggest ever methamphetamine bust as drugs found in speakers

Telegraph UK - 9 days ago

Florida Republicans' THC Cap on Smokable Medical Marijuana Thwarts Voters' Will

Miami New Times - 9 days ago

New mothers with opioid addiction challenge rural hospitals, U study finds

Star Tribune - 9 days ago

Opioid maker agrees to pay $225M to settle federal probes

JUN 5, 2019 - WASHINGTON (AP) — An opioid manufacturer has agreed to pay $225 million to resolve federal investigations into allegations that it paid kickbacks and used other illegal marketing tactics...

Oklahoman - 10 days ago

Justice Department: Opioid manufacturer Insys Therapeutics to pay $225 million to resolve federal investigations

Oklahoman - 10 days ago

Vermont attorney general sues owners of opioid manufacturer

Oklahoman - 10 days ago

US lawmakers demand UN health agency change opioid guidance

Oklahoman - 10 days ago

'Incredible efforts' chipping away at Oklahoma's opioid crisis

Oklahoman - 10 days ago

Oklahoma opioid trial: Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - Photo Gallery

Oklahoman - 10 days ago

Trial in Oklahoma's lawsuit against opioid makers underway

Oklahoman - 10 days ago

Testimony about death of former OU linebacker kicks off testimony in Day 2 of opioid trial

Oklahoman - 10 days ago

In Norman, eyes remain on opioid trial

Oklahoman - 10 days ago

The Latest: Hawaii sues opioid maker for deceptive marketing

Oklahoman - 10 days ago

More states sue opioid maker alleging deceptive marketing

Oklahoman - 10 days ago

Point of View: Hemp, THC and the law

Oklahoman - 11 days ago

Heroin-related deaths increase in state, authorities reported

Oklahoman - 11 days ago

Opioid manufacturer's sales team targeted high prescribers of opioids for top marketing efforts

Oklahoman - 12 days ago

Sackler foreign firm caught up in opioid probe

The police huddled for hours each day, headphones on, eavesdropping on the doctor.

The San Diego Union-Tribune - 13 days ago

Actor Dennis Quaid says cocaine once consumed his life

Oklahoman - 14 days ago

Oklahoma Supreme Court rejects immediate opioid trial delay

Oklahoman - 14 days ago

The Daytona Beach News-Journal: A new weapon in opioid fight

Oklahoman - 14 days ago

Addressing inequity in addiction treatment key to solving opioid crisis | Cidambi

While addiction has left no community in the country untouched, America’s poor have been the hardest hit.

North Jersey - 16 days ago

Inside a Disturbing New Phase of the Opioid Epidemic

Mother Jones - 17 days ago

AP: Purdue foreign arm caught up in opioid probe in Europe

Oklahoman - 17 days ago

Attorney general blames corporate greed for opioid crisis as Johnson & Johnson trial begins

MAY 28, 2019 - NORMAN − Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter blamed Johnson & Johnson and its affiliates for helping cause the "worst man-made public health crisis in the history of our...

Oklahoman - 18 days ago

Oklahoma vs Johnson & Johnson: A high stakes opioid battle

If Oklahoma wins, another 2,000 cases could be brought by others trying to recoup the cost of dealing with an addiction epidemic.

Sky News - 18 days ago

Attorneys make opening statements in opioid trial

MAY 28, 2019 - In its opening statement Tuesday, the state of Oklahoma argued that Johnson & Johnson and a group of affiliated opioid manufacturers knew its marketing of opioids was leading to...

Oklahoman - 18 days ago

Long-awaited opioid trial to begin Tuesday in Norman

Oklahoman - 19 days ago

Drugmaker Teva Agrees To Pay Oklahoma $85 Million To Settle Opioid Case

Huffington Post - 19 days ago

Teva agrees to $85 million settlement in opioid public nuisance case

Oklahoman - 20 days ago

FDA chief Gottlieb resigns as agency battles teen vaping, opioid crisis

FDA chief Gottlieb leaves his post as the agency wages a pitched battle against teen smoking and tackles complex CBD regulations.

CNBC - 23 days ago

After opioid settlement, lawmakers seek to clarify AG's power

Oklahoman - 26 days ago

Flashback: Actor Shintaro Katsu deported from Hawaii after cocaine found in underwear

Tokyo Reporter - 1 month ago

Experimental surgery gains support as opioid deaths rise

Chicago Tribune - 1 month ago

Majority of Americans say drug companies should be held responsible for opioid crisis

Oklahoman - 1 month ago

Israel approves compassionate use of MDMA to treat PTSD

Haaretz - 4 months ago

2 Chainz wants to put a THC tiger in your tank with his new cannabis brand Gas

Los Angeles Times - 7 months ago