Owners of OxyContin Maker Paid $19M to Institution That Advises Opioid Policy
The Sackler Family, owners of Purdue Pharma and OxyContin, allegedly have a serious conflict of interest.
April 25, 2023
Judge Rejects $4.5B Cash Deal to Protect OxyContin Pusher Family from Opioid Lawsuits
Even billionaires can’t buy their way out of sweeping opioid crisis lawsuits.
December 17, 2021
Hulu’s Dopesick Hammers Purdue Pharma for Role in Opioid Crisis
Dopesick narrates the exploits of the Sacklers and Purdue Pharma, leading to the opioid epidemic.
November 12, 2021
Purdue Pharma Negotiating $12B Settlement To OxyContin Lawsuits
The company's owners are the Sacklers, the 19th-richest family in the U.S.
August 28, 2019
New Hampshire is Latest State to Sue OxyContin Manufacturer
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The attorney general’s office sued Purdue Pharma on Tuesday, alleging that the drug manufacturer…
August 10, 2017
Canada Wins Class Action Suit Against Big Pharma
A class action suit against the infamous OxyContin pushers ended with Purdue Pharma agreeing to fork over $20…
May 4, 2017
First-of-Its-Kind Lawsuit Takes Big Pharma to Court Over Black Market OxyContin
One local newspaper said that this first-of-its-kind lawsuit reads like Everett, Washington is suing Mexican drug lord El Chapo…
March 14, 2017