Santa Fe Sues Pharmaceutical Company

ANOTHER ONE JOINS THE PACK. SANTA FE IS THE LATEST CITY TO JOIN THE LAWSUIT FILED AGAINST PURDUE PHARMA BY 48 CITIES AND COUNTIES ACROSS THE U-S. THAT NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS INCLUDES SEVEN COUNTIES IN NEW MEXICO.

CHANNEL 13 NEWS REPORTS SANTA FE’S LAWSUIT CONCERNS THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC. IT SAYS THE CITY GOT CAUGHT UP IN A “PUBLIC HEALTH EPIDEMIC” AND NOTES THAT THE OFFICE OF DRUG POLICY CATEGORIZES SANTA FE AS A HIGH-INTENSITY DRUG TRAFFICKING AREA. SANTA FE ALSO ACCUSES PURDUE PHARMA OF USING FALSE AND DECEPTIVE PRACTICES TO MARKET OPIOIDS.

There is no custom code to display.