J&J's Janssen settles with WVa for $99M in opioid lawsuit

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West West West West Virginia Virginia Virginia Virginia will will will will receive receive receive receive ninety ninety ninety ninety nine nine nine nine million million million million dollars dollars dollars dollars in in in in an an an an opioid opioid opioid opioid settlement settlement settlement settlement with with with with Johnson Johnson Johnson Johnson and and and and Johnson Johnson Johnson Johnson subsidiary subsidiary subsidiary subsidiary Janssen Janssen Janssen Janssen pharmaceuticals pharmaceuticals pharmaceuticals pharmaceuticals West West West West Virginia Virginia Virginia Virginia has has has has long long long long led led led led the the the the nation nation nation nation in in in in drug drug drug drug overdose overdose overdose overdose deaths deaths deaths deaths and and and and was was was was one one one one of of of of several several several several states states states states that that that that sued sued sued sued over over over over the the the the drug drug drug drug maker's maker's maker's maker's role role role role in in in in perpetuating perpetuating perpetuating perpetuating the the the the opioid opioid opioid opioid crisis crisis crisis crisis state state state state Attorney Attorney Attorney Attorney General General General General Patrick Patrick Patrick Patrick Morrisey Morrisey Morrisey Morrisey says says says says he he he he believes believes believes believes it's it's it's it's the the the the largest largest largest largest settlement settlement settlement settlement in in in in the the the the country country country country per per per per capita capita capita capita we're we're we're we're pleased pleased pleased pleased with with with with the the the the settlement settlement settlement settlement of of of of because because because because we we we we think think think think it it it it represents represents represents represents a a a a major major major major step step step step forward forward forward forward to to to to start start start start to to to to get get get get money money money money in in in in the the the the door door door door to to to to help help help help west west west west Virginians Virginians Virginians Virginians who who who who have have have have been been been been devastated devastated devastated devastated by by by by the the the the opioid opioid opioid opioid epidemic epidemic epidemic epidemic Johnson Johnson Johnson Johnson and and and and Johnson Johnson Johnson Johnson and and and and Janssen Janssen Janssen Janssen said said said said the the the the settlement settlement settlement settlement is is is is not not not not an an an an admission admission admission admission of of of of liability liability liability liability or or or or wrongdoing wrongdoing wrongdoing wrongdoing by by by by the the the the company company company company I'm I'm I'm I'm Julie Julie Julie Julie Walker Walker Walker Walker

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