Drug companies may pay $50 billion for their role in the opioid crisis

Posted On: Oct 18, 2019   |   Posted By: WCVB

Drug companies may pay $50 billion for their role in the opioid crisis

Five of the many companies accused in thousands of federal and state lawsuits over the nation's opioid epidemic may settle for over $50 billion.

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