Judge: Drugmakers, others can face trial over opioids crisis

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A federal judge overseeing litigation related to the nation's opioids epidemic has ruled that claims against Purdue Pharma and other drug companies can move to trial as the OxyContin maker tries to reach a settlement. The ruling was one of several issued Tuesday by U.S. District Court Judge Dan Polster, ... …

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