NJ Spotlight News

Singleton: Put $641M opioid settlement in addiction services

Clip: 02/08/2022 | 4m 1s | Video has closed captioning.

New Jersey is set to receive $641M from a $26B court settlement with NJ-based pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson and three pharma distributors. The court found they all contributed to the opioid epidemic in the country. In the state Legislature, a bill hasĀ advanced that would ensure those dollars go directly to addiction services. Bill sponsor Sen. Troy Singleton discusses its aims.

Aired: 02/08/22

Rating: NR

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