Okla. Judge Rules J&J Caused Opioid Crisis, Owes $572M

By Daniel Siegal (August 26, 2019, 4:07 PM EDT) -- Johnson & Johnson caused the opioid crisis in Oklahoma and must pay $572 million to cure it, a state judge ruled Monday, handing the state a resounding win in the trailblazing bench trial on its allegation that the pharma giant deceived doctors and patients about the safety of opioids....

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