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Beshear sues fourth opioid distributor for role in epidemic

03/08/2018 02:22 PM

FRANKFORT- Attorney General Andy Beshear, D-Kentucky, has filed a lawsuit against AmerisourceBergen for allegedly supplying ‘dangerous levels’ of prescription painkillers to Kentucky. This is the fourth lawsuit Beshear has brought against opioid distributors. The lawsuit alleges unfair, misleading and deceptive business practices for excessively distributing opioids in the commonwealth and for failing to report suspiciously large volumes of these drugs to state and federal authorities. Beshear says AmerisourceBergen supplies nearly 32 percent of opioids in the state. “We must... Read more 

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