Members of the family behind Purdue Pharma testified under oath Thursday and took a lashing from furious legislators.
24 states want to keep suing the Sacklers, even after their settlement deal and bankruptcy filing.
Several states have already sued — or vowed to sue — the family directly.
A Friend Once Warned the Billionaire Behind OxyContin That He "Could Become Pablo Escobar of the New Millennium”
"I hate to say this, but ..." the friend wrote to Richard Sackler in a 2002 email.
New York State Attorney General Letitia James filed an amended lawsuit Thursday against eight members of the Sackler family.
It's the first settlement from more than 2,000 opioid-related lawsuits against pharmaceutical companies
More than 500 cities, counties, and Native American tribes just slapped the Sackler family with another lawsuit.
A Massachusetts suit alleges shocking details of how Purdue Pharma amped up their marketing and looked at ways to make money from addiction