NJ Spotlight News

J&J and drug distributors in $26 billion opioid settlement

Clip: 07/21/2021 | 2m 34s | Video has closed captioning.

New Brunswick-based Johnson & Johnson and three drug distributors have agreed to pay $26 billion to settle government lawsuits arguing that their mishandling of the painkillers helped create a public health crisis. Johnson & Johnson will pay $5 billion as part of the settlement.

Aired: 07/21/21

Rating: NR

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