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The corporate greed of the Sackler family killed thousands and ruined the lives of millions. It’s unacceptable that Purdue Pharma could escape full public accountability through corporate bankruptcy, and its executives who broke the law should go to prison.

Purdue Pharma, makers of OxyContin, filed for bankruptcy. Pennsylvania AG Josh Shapiro is suing the Sackler family, which owns the company: "The real assets aren't sitting at the company anymore, it's sitting in the pockets of these billionaire Sacklers."

The Sackler family isn't quite off the hook yet

Almost 25 states oppose the settlement offer from the billionaire Sackler family.

The company and members of the Sackler family, which owns Purdue Pharma, expressed sympathy but not responsibility.

Several states have already sued — or vowed to sue — the Sackler family directly.

I will continue fighting with @OversightDems  to hold the #Sackler  family and #PurduePharma  executives responsible for their crimes.

Purdue Pharma filed for bankruptcy Sunday. The Sackler family, who owns the major OxyContin maker, has agreed to pay $3 billion in cash to communities most affected by the opioid crisis.


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N.Y. AG: We found $1 billion in Sackler wire transfers, Purdue Pharma owners are 'lowballing' opioid victims

N.Y. Attorney General exposes $1 billion in wire transfers by Sackler family

Here's the business model: • Flood the country with painkillers • Lie about the addictive effects • Start opioid epidemic • Cut a deal, admit no wrongdoing • Hide money in Swiss bank accounts The billionaire Sackler family must be held criminally liable for their greed.

The Sackler family has made billions of dollars selling opioids. Their greed, which is killing Americans, must end.

The Louvre in Paris has removed the name of the Sackler family from its walls, becoming the first major museum to erase its public association with the philanthropist family linked with the opioid crisis in the U.S.

Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey alleges eight Sackler family members and nine Purdue board members or executives played key roles in the nation's deadly opioid epidemic.

BLOCKBUSTER: Sackler embraced plan to conceal OxyContin’s strength from doctors, sealed testimony shows

More proof that Sackler and Purdue Pharmaceutical made deliberate decision to hook people on OxyContin just to profit off their addiction. Now they should pay for their treatment.

Members of the Sackler family, which owns the company that makes OxyContin, directed years of efforts to mislead doctors and patients about the dangers of the powerful opioid painkiller, a court filing citing previously undisclosed documents contends