Opioid Lawsuit. Since 1999, the number of prescription opioids sold in America has almost quadrupled. Over the same period, prescription opioid deaths have more than quadrupled. West Virginia is the site of at least 30 lawsuits filed against physicians, pharmacists, and drug wholesalers who may have caused or.
Meanwhile, Wilbert Hatcher and the 28 other plaintiffs in that lawsuit seek relief for the following damages:
The complaint alleges negligence, state code violations, and unjust enrichment” on the part of defendants. It claims that, in addition to spreading “addiction and destruction,” these companies drained McDowell County’s finances, stating:.
attorney John Yanchunis said, “McDowell County was once a thriving community, now laid to waste by drug addictions which have destroyed lives, broken up families and caused a dramatic increase in crime, addiction-related social and health issues, overdose and even death.”
Some plaintiffs are filing lawsuits because they had loved ones who overdosed on opioids and died.
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The complaints claim that by prescribing and supplying these powerfully addictive drugs, the physicians and pharmacies in question caused the plaintiffs to abuse the opioids and even engage in criminal activity to obtain them.
In the latest lawsuit based on medical issues against the N.F.L. , a dozen former players have accused the league and its teams of repeatedly administering the painkiller Toradol before and during games, worsening high-risk injuries like concussions. The suit, which was filed in.
In the latest lawsuit based on medical issues against the N.F.L., a dozen former players have accused the league and its teams of repeatedly administering the painkiller Toradol before and during games, worsening high-risk injuries like concussions.
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The league disputed the suit’s claims.
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The first group will be retired N.F.L. In October, the league said it would broaden its study of the effects of concussions after an earlier study was scrapped because of problems in how the data was collected.
A class action lawsuit was filed Thursday in the federal court in Fayetteville against makers of opioid drugs for deceptive marketing of the addictive drugs for chronic pain, leading to a crisis of drug addiction.
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HOWEVER, over time the addiction was uncovered either by the drug company or by the patients who went off the med. There was a class action law suit due to the false advertising and the fact that so many people/patients had to go into detox treatments and withdrawls. When the company found addiction.
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I am not filing a Tramadol products liability lawsuit and will not consider a consumer class action because everybody knows that success in a class action short-term usage, is available over the counter in many places, and is available even in the US over the internet counter, with an internet prescription.