20171221 - opioid_lawsuit (JL) - nwherald
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With at least eight news cameras recording the proceedings, DuPage County State's Attorney Bob Berlin announces his county's intention to join with four other Illinois counties to file lawsuits against opioid manufacturers. DuPage, Kane, Will, McHenry and Lake Counties filed lawsuits against some of the largest pharmaceutical companies over fraudulent marketing of prescription opioid painkillers, Thursday, December 21, 2017, in Wheaton, Illinois. (Jon Langham-for Shaw Media)