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Purdue Pharma headquarters stands in downtown Stamford, April 2, 2019 in Stamford, Connecticut. Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, and its owners, the Sackler family, are facing hundreds of lawsuits across the country for the company's alleged role in the opioid epidemic that has killed more than 200,000 Americans over the past 20 years. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
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November 07, 2019 - 9:21 am
A federal bankruptcy judge on Wednesday agreed to keep nearly 2,700 lawsuits against OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma and hundreds more against the family members who own the company on hold until at least April so the sides can keep working toward a settlement.
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AP
October 30, 2019 - 11:22 am
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut man awaiting trial for allegedly beating his 10-month-old son to death has pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting an 8-year-old girl. The Connecticut Post reports that 32-year-old Derrick Siberon pleaded Tuesday under the Alford doctrine to first-degree sexual...
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AP
October 28, 2019 - 9:21 am
A Connecticut police officer arrested for opening fire on an unarmed couple's car and wounding a 22-year-old woman is set to face a judge for the first time since the charges were filed.
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October 23, 2019 - 7:54 pm
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ Final legal arguments have been made in a court case concerning the recent Democratic mayoral primary in Bridgeport. News 12 reported Wednesday that Superior Court Judge Barry Stevens expects to make a decision by next week about whether to delay next month's general...
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