Purdue Pharma Pleads Guilty to Criminal Charges for Opioid Sales. Penalties exceed $8bn

October 21, 2020 Aariv 0

In a far-reaching agreement unveiled on Wednesday, Purdue formally admitted to criminal conduct related to the distribution of its painkillers and agreed to pay $225m to resolve US Justice Department investigations. The Sacklers would also cede control of Purdue.