Purdue Pharma maker of OxyContin will plead guilty to federal criminal charges, pay $8 billion, and close the company
Purdue Pharma, owned by members of the Sackler family, has tentatively struck a deal that would settle thousands of lawsuit brought by municipal and state governments alleging that the drug maker helped fuel the country's deadly opioid crisis.

Purdue Pharma maker of OxyContin will plead guilty to federal criminal charges, pay $8 billion, and close the company

"New York (CNN Business) Purdue Pharma, the maker of OxyContin, has agreed to plead guilty to three federal criminal charges for its role in creating the nation's opioid crisis and will pay…

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