Latest from Lenny Bernstein
A federal judge also wants to send three cases to other courts, hoping to put new life in the effort to resolve thousands of cases against the drug industry
  • Nov 19, 2019
White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham said it is “absolutely not” true that the president’s visit to a doctor Saturday was anything other than a routine physical exam.
  • Nov 17, 2019
Correcting a math error, Judge Thad Balkman said the health-care giant must pay the state $465 million, not $572 million.
  • Nov 15, 2019
Vascepa may protect against heart attacks, strokes and other cardiovascular problems for some patients with high triglycerides.
  • Nov 14, 2019
It’s the first time electrodes have been implanted in the brain for opioid use disorder in the United States.
  • Nov 6, 2019
Improvements to are designed to help people find addiction services.
  • Oct 30, 2019
The best-case scenario for areas grappling with this disaster could be a sweeping settlement among all the parties. But such a deal is unlikely in the near term, according to interviews with attorneys in the case and a survey of attorneys general nationwide.
  • Oct 30, 2019
Settling 2,400 lawsuits individually would be untenable, attorneys say, with the first jurisdictions likely to get the biggest payouts.
  • Oct 21, 2019
The size of a proposed $50 billion deal, as well as how it would be distributed, are points of contention.
  • Oct 18, 2019
A federal judge is overseeing a last-ditch bid to avert a trial over the worst drug crisis in U.S. history.
  • Oct 17, 2019