135 ABA Journal Healthcare & Pharmaceutics articles.
Judges aren’t doctors, so should they make decisions on whether medication-assisted treatment is appropriate for defendants addicted to opioids? Whether a defendant can be on probation or in drug court while receiving medication-assisted treatment can differ by judge, including those in the same jurisdiction.
Dec 16, 2019 6:00 AM CST
Dec 2, 2019 4:33 PM CSTaccused of showing “partisan glee” and high-fiving jurors after they awarded $8 billion in a Risperdal case denied the allegation Wednesday and focused on the lawyers who made the accusation.
Oct 31, 2019 10:32 AM CDT
Oct 22, 2019 12:44 PM CDTawarded $8 billion in punitive damages in a case brought by a man who contended his childhood use of the drug Risperdal had caused him to grow breasts.
Oct 22, 2019 10:10 AM CDT
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Arrests for low-level crimes plummet in some cities and states
In some cities and states, arrests are plummeting for minor crimes such as disorderly conduct, loitering, prostitution and driving violations.…
Oct 10, 2019 4:07 PM CDT
Jurors award $8B in punitive damages in Risperdal case
Jurors in Philadelphia found Johnson & Johnson liable for $8 billion in punitive damages Tuesday in a case brought by a…
Oct 9, 2019 4:48 PM CDT
Belgian man to plead guilty in scheme to bilk US law firms and charities
Belgian national Aref Said has notified a Massachusetts federal court that he plans to plead guilty…
Oct 2, 2019 4:21 PM CDT
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A Dutch doctor who founded an online abortion-pill service called AID Access is striking a defiant tone after the Food and Drug Administration sent her a warning letter telling her…
May 17, 2019 2:19 PM CDT
Purdue Pharma and its owners have agreed to a $270 million settlement with Oklahoma in the state’s lawsuit claiming OxyContin contributed to an opioid epidemic, according to multiple publications.
Mar 26, 2019 12:43 PM CDT
The sellers of the blood thinner Xarelto have agreed to pay $775 million to settle about 25,000 lawsuits claiming the companies failed to warn the drug can cause potentially fatal…
Mar 26, 2019 11:03 AM CDT