City of Everett's lawsuit against Purdue Pharma

Update: On May 18 the City filed its opposition brief in response to Purdue's motion to dismiss. Purdue has until June 8 to file its reply papers. After the briefing is complete, the Court may rule on the motion to dismiss with or without oral argument. The Court determines whether and when to schedule oral argument. The case is in the Western District of Washington, Case No. 17-cv-00209.
View the opposition brief and declarations and exhibits (PDF).

In January 2017, the City of Everett filed a civil lawsuit against Purdue Pharma for allowing OxyContin to be funneled through the black market, causing the current opioid crisis in Everett.