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Baltimore County to file federal lawsuit against opioid manufacturers

Kevin Kamenetz

Baltimore County is poised to become the second Maryland jurisdiction to sue pharmaceutical manufacturers and distributors of opioids, alleging the industry pressured doctors to over-prescribe drugs and misrepresented the risk of addiction. County Executive Kevin Kamenetz announced the intended lawsuit ...

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Baltimore County courts launching pretrial pilot program


Baltimore County circuit and district courts will launch a pilot pretrial supervision program Monday. Judges have been meeting with representatives from the Baltimore County Detention Center, state’s attorney’s office and the public defender’s office to monitor changes in the detention ...

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