Opioid addiction crisis

September 09, 2019 - 8:49 pm
The Kansas and Missouri affiliates of the American Civil Liberties Union have sued the Federal Bureau of Prisons on behalf of an inmate they claim could die without a drug used to treat his opioid addiction. A hearing is set for Wednesday in Kansas City, Kansas, on whether to order officials to...
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May 18, 2019 - 8:18 am
Five state attorneys general announced lawsuits Thursday seeking to hold the drug industry responsible for an opioid addiction crisis that has become the biggest cause of accidental deaths across the country and in many states. The new filings in Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, West Virginia and Wisconsin...
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