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AG Beshear joins lawsuit alleging massive conspiracy among generic pharmaceutical companies

12/15/2016 01:05 PM

Attorney General Andy Beshear representing Kentucky has joined 19 other states in suing national generic pharmaceutical companies, alleging a massive conspiracy to monopolize generic drugs. The lawsuit filed in federal court Thursday, alleges major drug companies sought to reduce competition and increase the price of generic drugs. Kentucky joins the action, claiming the rigging violates both state and federal antitrust laws. States involved in the suit are seeking a permanent injunction to halt the companies from continuing their conduct. The lawsuit... Read more 

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