Zyprexa MDL Judge Orders States To Produce Docs

Law360, New York (September 25, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The discovery saga in the multidistrict litigation over Eli Lilly & Co.'s Zyprexa continued this week, with a U.S. magistrate judge directing five state attorneys general to produce medical records the states had argued were irrelevant and privileged.

Judge Roanne Mann of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York on Wednesday ordered Connecticut, Louisiana, Mississippi, Montana and New Mexico to hand over nonparty medical records sought by Lilly, dismissing the states' objections that the material was protected by doctor-patient privilege, was not...
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