Appalachia Opioid Charges Dropped After High Court Ruling

By Elliot Weld (August 12, 2022, 9:05 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of Justice has dropped its charges against the remaining defendants in a case accusing a defunct drug distributor, two of its executives and two pharmacists of colluding to flood small towns in Appalachia with highly addictive painkillers, after a U.S. Supreme Court ruling made such cases harder to prove....

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