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August 17, 2022

CVS, Walgreens and Walmart Must Pay $650.5 Million in Ohio Opioids Case

A federal judge ordered the big pharmacy chains to bear partial responsibility for the deadly drug crisis.
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August 17, 2022

CVS, Walmart and Walgreens ordered to pay $650.6 million to Ohio counties in opioid case

Aug 17 (Reuters) - Pharmacy operators CVS (CVS.N), Walmart (WMT.N) and Walgreens (WBA.O) must pay a combined $650.6 million to two Ohio counties to address the damage done by the opioid epidemic, a federal judge ruled Wednesday.
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August 17, 2022

Ohio judge rules Walmart, CVS, and Walgreens must pay a combined $650.6 million for damages related to opioid crisis

(CNN Business)-Walmart, CVS, and Walgreens must pay a combined $650.6 million to two Ohio counties for damages related to the opioid crisis, a federal judge ruled Wednesday.
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August 17, 2022

Fentanyl fuels local spike in drug overdose deaths

Franklin County drug overdose deaths spiked for a second year in a row, an increase largely driven by an influx of fentanyl.
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August 17, 2022

CVS, Walgreens and Walmart ordered to pay 2 Ohio counties $650 million in opioids suit

A federal judge in Cleveland awarded $650 million in damages Wednesday to two Ohio counties that won a landmark lawsuit against national pharmacy chains CVS, Walgreens and Walmart, claiming the way they distributed opioids to customers caused severe harm to communities.
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August 17, 2022

2 Ohio counties awarded $650M from pharmacies in opioids suit

The counties won a landmark lawsuit against CVS, Walgreens and Walmart.
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August 15, 2022

Pain Management Physician Convicted of Unlawfully Distributing Opioids

A federal jury in the Southern District of Ohio convicted an Ohio physician on Friday for unlawfully distributing opioids from his Martin’s Ferry clinic.
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