August 11, 2021

Franklin County Commissioners To Approve Its Portion Of National Opioid Settlement

As a part of the "OneOhio Subdivision Settlement," the Franklin County Board of Commissioners will vote Thursday on an ordinance to approve the county's portion in the National Opioid Settlement.
August 11, 2021

Miami County to receive $800K as part of opioid settlement

TROY, Ohio (WDTN) — The Miami County Commissioners will accept an opioid settlement that is set to give the county more than $800,000.
August 11, 2021

St. Clairsville Joins In Opioid Lawsuit

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — The city council voted unanimously Monday to join with OneOhio in participating in a settlement of $1.03 billion with three major opioid distributors and Johnson & Johnson.
August 11, 2021

Commission meets for settlement

The Washington County Commission met in special session Tuesday morning to pass a resolution regarding a $26 billion nationwide opioid litigation settlement.
August 11, 2021

Niles council members hurry for settlement money from opioid epidemic lawsuit before deadline

(WKBN) – Money is coming to Ohio communities as part of a settlement for a class action lawsuit against pharmaceutical companies for their role in the opioid epidemic.
August 7, 2021

Ohio negotiating separate opioid settlement

MEDINA — More than $800 million could be flowing into Ohio through an opioid epidemic settlement negotiated specifically for the state, Medina County Prosecutor Forrest Thompson said Friday.
August 6, 2021

In rural America, religious attendance reduces compassion regarding opioids

A new study from the Annenberg School for Communication finds that religious individuals in Appalachian and Midwestern states were more likely to support punitive drug policies.
August 5, 2021