Chapter Decide Is Set To Rule On Purdue Pharma’s Opioid Settlement Plan : NPR

The decide is anticipated to rule quickly on a chapter deal for OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma. The deal would give members of the Sackler household, who personal the corporate, immunity from any legal responsibility.



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An enormous ruling coming right this moment within the chapter of Purdue Pharma, which makes the opioid OxyContin. At stake is whether or not a federal decide will grant immunity from future lawsuits to the corporate’s homeowners, members of the Sackler household.

NPR habit correspondent Brian Mann has been following this story for a very long time. Good morning, Brian.

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