Purdue Pharma has filed for bankruptcy as it settles lawsuits with states and governments over the opioid crisis. Purdue's board of directors approved the litigation settlement on Sunday.

Maker Of OxyContin, Purdue Pharma, Files For Bankruptcy Protections

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