Despite a second arrest, police still are searching for the source of a deadly batch of heroin making the rounds in the community.
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The state is a case study in how legal fights against drug companies don't always balance the scales.
Dr. Vincent K. Jones, an internist who was the subject of a federal investigation into distribution of opioids, was found unresponsive on Sept…
Judge James Jones said at that sentencing that “this is the worst case I have ever seen. It was purely a pill mill,” said Katherine Hayek, a spokesperson for the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.
All Linsay Clark could think about was her house, her advertising job and her two sons as the drugs wore off and her mom and sisters confronte…
Virginia will receive $20.4 million from the administration of President Donald Trump to help fight an opioid addiction crisis that doesn't appear to be abating in the state despite expanded access to overdose-reversing drugs.
Personal responsibility and opioids
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma judge on Monday found Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiaries helped fuel the state's opioid crisis and or…
In a historic ruling, an Oklahoma judge found Johnson & Johnson helped fuel the state's opioid drug crisis and ordered the company to pay $572 million to help abate the problem.
Vulnerabilities that allowed vast quantities of the drug into the United States went unaddressed for years as tens of thousands of Americans died from overdoses.