20171221 - opioid_lawsuit (JL) - nwherald
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McHenry County State's Attorney Patrick Kenneally, with (l to r): Will County State's Attorney James Glasgow, Kane County State's Attorney Joseph McMahon and DuPage County States' Attorney Bob Berlin looking on, announces his county's intention to join with four other counties in filing a lawsuit 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)