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B.C.-led lawsuit nets $150M proposed settlement with Purdue Pharma over opioid harms - A proposed $150-million settlement with Purdue Pharma Canada covering all provinces and territories has been reached for the recovery of health-care costs related to the sale and marketing of opioid-based pain medication. Canada - British Columbia - | 3 hours ago - |

CBC News - 13 minutes ago

N.J. man arrested at BWI with nearly $1 million in cocaine inside wheelchair

Washington Times - 20 minutes ago

B.C. reaches $150-million settlement with Purdue Pharma over health-care costs related to opioid crisis

The Globe and Mail - 38 minutes ago

British Columbia reaches $116 mln settlement with Purdue Pharma over opioid crisis -- , article with gallery

Reuters - 1 hour ago

Football fans face drugs tests on arrest to combat surge in cocaine-fuelled violence

Telegraph UK - 2 hours ago

Florida Grandma Allegedly Brought Heroin, Cocaine And Baby to Prison Visit

Newsweek - 3 hours ago

Canadian governments OK settlement with Purdue Pharma over opioid addictions

Toronto Star - 3 hours ago

Canada reaches $150M settlement with Purdue Pharma over opioid addictions -- Purdue's actions contributed to the opioid epidemic 'through their deceptive marketing,' says B.C. Attorney General David Eby

National Post - 3 hours ago

Three UK men died within three months of each other 'after taking designer opioid N-pyrrolidino etonitazene which is 1,000 times more powerful than morphine and is sold on dark web'

Daily Mail - 4 hours ago

Leonard Gets 77 Months In Federal Prison For Heroin Distribution

Chattanoogan - 7 hours ago

IDF nabs $2 million cocaine shipment on Egypt border

Times of Israel - 9 hours ago

Dominican Republic among Caribbean’s top cocaine routes

Dominican Today - 10 hours ago

Alleged bagman for mafia-linked cocaine plot arrested

Sydney Morning Herald - 15 hours ago

Khyber SHO, son arrested with 13kg heroin

Dawn - 19 hours ago

Oklahoma reaches opioid settlement with 3 drug companies

AP News - 1 day ago

Supreme Court sides with doctors convicted of overprescribing opioids

WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court on Monday made it more difficult for the government to...

SF Gate - 1 day ago

As Biden Fights Overdoses, Harm Reduction Groups Face Local Opposition

Kaiser Health News - 2 days ago

‘RRR’: If cocaine were a movie, it would look like this

Haaretz - 3 days ago

AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd and Jasmine Bentami moved to Australia and had a baby before the rock star's cocaine addiction destroyed everything

Daily Mail - 3 days ago

How detectives cracked £6m plot to flood Wales with cocaine and cannabis

WalesOnline - 13 days ago

Bus driver says he didn't know his gummy snacks included THC

AP News - 14 days ago

Officials at airport seize cocaine stashed in wheelchair

AP News - 25 days ago

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.

ProPublica - 1 month ago

What Is Delta-8 THC And Why Are States Banning It?

Experts share what you need to know about this psychoactive compound and how it differs from the weed we know.

Huffington Post - 1 month ago

New Documents Show How Drug Companies Targeted Doctors to Increase Opioid Prescriptions

A trove of documents published as part of a legal settlement offers an unvarnished look inside the financial relationships between pharmaceutical companies and the medical community — from the perspective of drug companies themselves.

ProPublica - 1 month ago

Israeli Pharma Giant Teva Reports Shrinking Profits Amid U.S. Opioid Litigation

Haaretz - 1 month ago

I've seen the ruined lives behind the cocaine habits of the dinner party set who love to brag about their ethical values, writes HARRIET SERGEANT

Daily Mail - 4 months ago

Heroin addict babies, leeches, dodgy spivs? Come on, nurse - it's meant to be Christmas!

Daily Mail - 4 months ago

4 Olympic Games staffers from U.S. and U.K. arrested for using cocaine

Tokyo Reporter - 6 months ago

We Are Releasing the Full Video of Richard Sackler's Testimony About Purdue Pharma and the Opioid Crisis

ProPublica - 10 months ago

New Research Offers Rare Hope for Treating Methamphetamine Use Disorder

Gizmodo - 1 year ago

Opioid Overdoses Keep Surging in Chicago, Killing Black People on the West Side

ProPublica - 1 year ago

Amid Opioid Crisis, Insurers Restrict Pricey, Less Addictive Painkillers

ProPublica - 2 years ago

Attorneys General in 37 States Urge Insurance Industry to Do More to Curb Opioid Epidemic

ProPublica - 2 years ago

Senator Calls on Insurers to Improve Access to Non-Opioid Pain Treatments

ProPublica - 2 years ago

Pressure Mounts on Insurance Companies to Consider Their Role in Opioid Epidemic

ProPublica - 2 years ago

Opioid Makers, Blamed for Overdose Epidemic, Cut Back on Marketing Payments to Doctors

ProPublica - 2 years ago

Watch Richard Sackler Deny His Family's Role in the Opioid Crisis

ProPublica - 2 years ago

How Has the "Crack Cocaine of Gambling" Affected Illinois? The State Hasn't Bothered to Check.

ProPublica - 2 years ago