…opioid “settlement” plan

Luther Strange was championing… arguments against opioid lawsuits, he was also working behind the scenes as a paid attorney for members of the Sackler family… he’s a former US Senator from Alabama.

…AGs are sticking to their demand that the Sacklers forfeit more of the personal fortune they amassed from opioid sales, valued at more than $13 billion. … “The settlement deal was grossly inadequate to address the harm that they caused and so we just said no,” said James Boffetti, an associate attorney general in New Hampshire.

Original Article (NPR):
Partisan Divide Grows Over Opioid Settlement Plan
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