Tufts University Cuts Ties With Sackler Family, Owners Of Oxycontin Maker Purdue PharmaTufts University is cutting ties with the billionaire family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma.
Keller @ Large: Maura Healey On Purdue Pharma Suit, Trump LawsuitsWBZ-TV's Jon Keller talked to the Massachusetts Attorney General about her lawsuit against the OxyContin maker and her suits against the Trump Administration.
Judge: More Details In Purdue Pharma Case Must Be ReleasedA Massachusetts judge says more details contained in a lawsuit that accuses the maker of OxyContin of deceiving patients and doctors about the risks of opioids must be made public.
Lawsuit Alleges Purdue Pharma 'Caused Much Of The Opioid Epidemic'A judge in Boston heard the first of what will be many arguments in a huge lawsuit against a giant drug maker.
Mass. AG: Family Behind OxyContin Maker Engineered Opioid CrisisMaura Healey blames the founding family of a pharmaceutical company for helping create the opioid crisis.
Massachusetts Sues OxyContin Maker Purdue Pharma Over Opioid CrisisAG Maura Healey says the Connecticut-based company's "illegal business model" has left a "path of devastation and destruction."
Website Lets Buyers, Sellers Share Drug Prices OnlineA new website is bringing illicit prescription drug deals into the open, at least on the web.
Blue Cross Combatting Opiate Addiction By Lowering Prescription CountsBlue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts is battling back against a growing concern with opiate abuse.
Keller @ Large: Patrick Kennedy Promotes Mental Health In Boston Patrick Kennedy, one of the nation's leading advocates for better treatment of the mentally ill, was in Boston Thursday, sharing his own struggle with bipolar disorder and addiction.
Cape Cod Man Arrested In Theft Of 18,000 Pills From PharmacyThe pills, which have a street value of $500,000, were allegedly stolen from a Hyannis pharmacy during a major winter storm earlier this month.
Police: Rocker Robbed Attleboro Pharmacy Hours Before Show At Comcast CenterThe bassist for national rock band Coheed and Cambria is behind bars, accused of holding up an Attleboro pharmacy Sunday afternoon.
Looking At The Law: OxyContinWBZ's Neil Chayet takes case against this addictive drug.
State cracks down on prescription drug abuse