Watch CBS News

Purdue Pharma offering billions to settle opioid crisis lawsuits

CBS News has learned Purdue Pharma, the maker of oxycontin is offering to pay billions of dollars to settle thousands of lawsuits stemming from the opioid crisis. Newly obtained video also shows the former head of Purdue Pharma defending the marketing of oxycontin. Anna Werner reports.
View CBS News In
CBS News App Open
Chrome Safari Continue
Be the first to know
Get browser notifications for breaking news, live events, and exclusive reporting.