Case: Opioid Monty

Another Virginia county files lawsuit over opioid crisis

December 7th, 2018

CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. (AP) — Another Virginia county is suing opioid industry giants it says have contributed to the devastating opioid epidemic. The Roanoke Times obtained a copy of Montgomery County’s lawsuit against three dozen named defendants and 100 anonymous defendants that’s being filed in circuit court. The county is seeking $100 million, in addition to […]

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Montgomery County files lawsuit against opioid industry

December 6th, 2018

By Eric Pointer MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Va. (WFXR News) – Montgomery County is taking legal action against the opioid crisis by filing a lawsuit against the opioid industry. The county is now one of more than a dozen others fighting against opioids in Virginia state courts. “I think the lawsuit a fantastic idea. Like I said, […]

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Montgomery County sues opioid industry giants for role in nationwide ‘epidemic’

December 6th, 2018

By Robby Korth Montgomery County filed suit against dozens of people and companies in the opioid industry Thursday, accusing them of contributing to a crisis that’s ravaged the county and country. The county is seeking $100 million, plus $350,000 in punitive damages from each of the more than three dozen named defendants and 100 anonymous […]

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Montgomery County Joins the Fight Against the Opioid Industry

December 6th, 2018

Lawsuit Alleges Defendants’ Illegal Practices Devastated Virginia County CHRISTIANSBURG, Va., Dec. 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Montgomery County, Virginia, represented by Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP, Kaufman & Canoles, P.C., and The Cicala Law Firm PLLC today initiated legal action against opioid manufacturers, distributors, and pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) for their role in creating the public […]

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