City Says Drugmaker Knowingly Let Pills Flood Black Market
EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — A city in Washington state is suing Purdue Pharma, maker of the pain medication OxyContin, in an unusual case that alleges the drugmaker knowingly allowed pills to be funneled into the black market and into the city.
The city of Everett, north of Seattle, wants the drugmak…
Everett Files Lawsuit Against Painkiller Manufacturer
EVERETT (AP) — The city of Everett has filed a lawsuit against the manufacturer of the powerful painkiller OxyContin.
The Daily Herald reports the civil lawsuit against Purdue Pharma was filed Thursday.
Everett Mayor Ray Stephanson says the drug manufacturer needs to be held accountable for a su…