Judge Issues Mixed Ruling In Drug Pricing Suit

Law360, New York (August 1, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A judge has handed down a mixed ruling in a massive antitrust case against a slew of drug companies accused of scamming Medicare, allowing in part and denying in part the defendants’ motion to toss claims that they artificially inflated prices for prescription drugs.

U.S. District Judge Patti B. Saris issued the ruling on Monday in response to the pharmaceutical manufacturers’ renewed motion to dismiss the first amended consolidated complaint of the city of New York and 43 New York counties, which share the load for...
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