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Thursday, November 11, 2021

OK: Supreme Court Rejects Public Nuisance Theory Against Opioid Maker

The Oklahoma Supreme Court, 5-1, overturned a $465M verdict against Johnson & Johnson for creating a public nuisance because it concerned the sale of a lawful product.  Among others, the court cited Don Gifford and Victor Schwartz & Phil Goldberg.  Debra Cassens Weiss at the ABA Journal has the story.

https://lawprofessors.typepad.com/tortsprof/2021/11/ok-supreme-court-rejects-public-nuisance-theory-against-opioid-maker.html

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