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Maryland receives $24M in opioid settlement money, AG says

August 17, 2023
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Maryland has received $24 million as part of a massive settlement with four pharmaceutical companies that faced a barrage of lawsuits over their involvement in the deadly opioid epidemic. Maryland Attorney General Anthony G. Brown announced the payment, which is the 2023 installment of the settlement money, in a news release Wednesday.


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