Michigan Moves to Shutdown Pill Mills

Detroit

Legislators pass comprehensive bill for tracking opioid scripts Prescription opioids are the driving force behind the current wave of overdoses, and officials are finally enacting stricter oversight on prescription habits. The Detroit News is reporting that in Michicgan, Lt. Gov. Brian Calley signed a 10-bill package aimed at reducing the state’s rapidly growing opioid addiction by requiring doctors… Read More

Cities in Michigan Sue Big Pharma Over Opioids

Detroit

Communities seek compensation after pharma misinformation campaign As the effects of America’s addiction to opioid painkillers continues to unfold as an endless tragedy, local communities are connecting the dots and taking the pharmaceutical industry to court. As part of this trend, Detroit and eight other cities and counties across Michigan filed lawsuits Monday evening against manufacturers, distributors and… Read More