October 17, 2019

Candidates Propose Decriminalizing Opioids. What Would That Look Like In Ohio?

During Tuesday's Democratic presidential debate in Westerville, two candidates discussed the idea of decriminalizing opioids.
October 17, 2019

New Study Validates Effectiveness of Denial, OH Campaign But Many Remain In Denial On Opioid Abuse

Majority of parents talk to their kids about opioids and have become more cautious about proper prescription drug disposal after seeing Denial, OH ads.Many parents and caregivers are still not concerned that their children might misuse or abuse prescription drugs.
October 17, 2019

Ohio AG Says Reported Settlements In Opioid Trial Are "Too Light"

Ohio’s attorney general says his office is disappointed in a reported settlement with five drugmakers and distributors in advance of a huge opioid trial - a trial he tried to delay.
October 16, 2019

As counties slam drug companies, landmark federal opioid trial embarks on jury selection

CLEVELAND – Jury selection is scheduled to begin Wednesday in the first federal trial over the opioid epidemic.
October 16, 2019

CORRECTED: Ohio counties can’t seek $800 million in 'future' opioid damages

Oct 16 - (This story has been updated to correct the first name of David Cohen, the special master.)
October 16, 2019

Opioid settlement talks broaden ahead of 1st federal trial

Efforts to settle thousands of lawsuits related to the nation's opioid epidemic intensified Wednesday ahead of the scheduled start of arguments in the first federal trial over the crisis.
October 15, 2019

Local businesses work together to combat Ohio's growing opioid crisis

Treatment facilities and employers are working to tackle the opioid epidemic in central Ohio, which has been particularly hard hit by the growing national crisis.
October 15, 2019

Your Guide To The Massive (And Massively Complex) Opioid Litigation

In less than a week, a landmark battle over who bears responsibility for the U.S. opioid crisis will begin in federal court.