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The Opioid Crisis: Suing the Sackler's Purdue Pharma

This Series tells the story of drug addiction, clever yet immoral business tactics, ruined lives, huge corporate profits, and a multi-billion-dollar lawsuits.

17 Sept1 minute listen

Series Intro: The Opioid Crisis: Suing the Sackler's Purdue Pharma


Sept 201814 minute listen

The Big Read: How Purdue’s ‘one-two’ punch fuelled the market for opioids

The Financial Times

27 Mar7 minute listen

OxyContin maker settles state’s opioid claims for $270 million

The Financial Times

1 Apr10 minute listen

Lawsuits Lay Bare Sackler Family’s Role in Opioid Crisis

The New York Times

29 Aug3 minute listen

Lex: Purdue/opioids - this is going to hurt

The Financial Times

16 Sept8 minute listen

Purdue Pharma, drugmaker accused of fueling the opioid epidemic, files for bankruptcy

The Washington Post

17 Sept< 1 minute listen

Conclusion: The Opioid Crisis - the Sacklers