ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 21, 2020
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(New York: Adrienne Bankert) The multi-billion dollar settlement from oxycontin maker Purdue Pharma for defrauding federal health agencies by inducing doctors to prescribe power opioids examined; details given about the specifics from the Sackler family of the agreement. [US attorney Christina NOLAN@- talks about the kickbacks.] [Massachusetts attorney general Maura HEALEY@- comments on the shortages of the deal.] Where the money will go/be used, but Purdue has bankruptcies commitments, discussed.
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