Archives for April 2020

Opioid Victims in Alabama Can Begin Filing Claims Against Purdue Pharma

For a long time, drug makers have used predatory tactics and aggressively marketed opioids to vulnerable consumers, fueling the state’s (and the nation’s) addiction crisis. Meanwhile, victims of opioid overdoses have had little legal recourse. However, a federal judge overseeing...

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Alabama Still Leads Nation in Opioid Prescription Rate

Alabama has the highest opioid prescription rate in the nation, and rates of opioid overdose deaths continue to increase. In fact, Alabama has been the leading prescriber of opioids since 2012, when there were 143.8 opioid prescriptions for every 100...

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