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September 22, 2018

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Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt announces a lawsuit against Purdue Pharma during a news conference at the Grant Sawyer Building in Las Vegas on May 15, 2018. Laxalt’s office is accusing the drug manufacturer of contributing to the state’s opioid crisis by exaggerating OxyContin’s role in pain relief and purposely understating risk of addiction/

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Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt announces a lawsuit against Purdue Pharma during a news conference at the Grant Sawyer Building in Las Vegas on May 15, 2018. Laxalt’s office is accusing the drug manufacturer of contributing to the state’s opioid crisis by exaggerating OxyContin’s role in pain relief and purposely understating risk of addiction/