Sackler Family Empire Poised To Win Immunity From Opioid Lawsuits

Sackler Family Empire Poised To Win Immunity From Opioid Lawsuits

Members of the Sackler family who own Purdue Pharma, the maker of Oxycontin, moved a step closer to winning immunity from opioid lawsuits.

A federal bankruptcy judge cleared a plan for final vote by Purdue Pharma’s creditors that would release members of the Sackler family and their financial empire from liability for the opioid crisis.

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