Alabama Files Lawsuit Against Connecticut Opioid MakerAlabama filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against the manufacturer of OxyContin and other opioids, becoming the latest state seeking to hold drug companies accountable for an addiction epidemic.
New Haven Sues OxyContin Maker Over Opioid CrisisA Connecticut city is suing the company that manufactures OxyContin for "deceptive marketing" that is blamed for the city's opioid crisis.
Judge: City Can Proceed With Lawsuit Against Opioid MakerA Washington city can proceed with its lawsuit seeking to hold the maker of the pain medication OxyContin liable for damages to the community, a federal judge ruled in Seattle.
Police Seek Armed Suspect In Theft Of OxycontinMeriden police are investigating a holdup at a Walgreens store Thursday afternoon.
Study: Physicians Not Following Guidelines On Painkiller PrescriptionsDoctors who prescribe powerful painkillers fail to follow up with their patients which can lead to addiction, according to a new study by Workers Compensation Research Institute.
Woman Sentenced For Selling Oxycontin She Got Through MedicareA 69-year-old East Haven woman has been sentenced to a year in federal prison for illegally selling Oxycontin pills that had been paid for with money from Medicare.
2 Arrested in Oxycontin Smuggling Case