U.S. open criminal investigation of opioid makers and distributorsChristian Fernsby ▼ | November 26, 2019
Federal prosecutors have reportedly launched a criminal investigation into whether opioid manufacturers and distributors knowingly pushed doctors to prescribe unnecessary painkillers, employing criminal statutes usually reserved for drug dealers.
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The investigation is in its early stages, and prosecutors may subpoena additional companies. ■