Motion To Lift Stay On Counties’ Opioid Case Taken Off Court’s Calendar

(July 28, 2016, 4:22 PM EDT) -- SANTA ANA, Calif. — A California state court judge on July 27 removed from the court’s calendar a motion by two counties to lift a stay of their lawsuit against OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma L.P. (The People of the State of California, et al. v. Purdue Pharma, No. 30-2014-00725287, Calif. Super., Orange Co.).

(Minute order available. Document #28-160804-002X.)

The counties of Santa Clara and Orange in 2014 sued Purdue Pharma in Orange County Superior Court, alleging that the opioid maker violated state consumer protection laws by...
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