Tennessee joins $48B opioid lawsuit settlement against drug companies

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 21, 2019 3:50 PM CT | Published: October 21, 2019 3:50 PM CT

Tennessee Attorney General Herbert Slatery and three other AG's announced a $48 billion settlement Monday in the opioid lawsuit against the nation's biggest drug companies.

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Sam Stockard is a Nashville-based reporter with more than 30 years of journalism experience as a writer, editor and columnist covering the state Legislature and Tennessee politics for The Daily Memphian.


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