Maryland charges pharmaceutical companies for role in opioid epidemic
Maryland filed new charges against several pharmaceutical companies for their alleged role in the opioid epidemic.
Charging Documents: Maryland AG files lawsuit against opioid makers
Howard joins state, local jurisdictions in suing opioid manufacturers
Howard County has followed several local jurisdictions as well as the state of Maryland in suing opioid manufacturer Purdue Pharma.
Maryland, four other states charge drug maker's owners and directors for role in opioid epidemic
Maryland joins four other states in charging Purdue Pharma for its role in an opioid epidemic linked to tens of thousands of deaths nationwide.
The real shame of the opioid crisis: Purdue Pharma
After my little sister, Jenny, died of an opioid overdose, I learned that the crisis is a manufactured — and profitable — scourge spawned by Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin.