December 11, 2019

Ohio House Leaders Reject Yost's Opioid Settlement Plan

Both the Republican and Democratic leaders of the Ohio House say that voters won't see a constitutional amendment proposed by Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost.
December 7, 2019

Ohio considering fund to protect opioid settlement money

COLUMBUS (AP) — The Ohio Attorney General’s Office is floating the idea of changing the state constitution to create a fund to ensure future settlement money from government lawsuits over the opioid epidemic is used to address that problem.
December 9, 2019

Yost Pitches Constitutional Amendment To Allocate Opioid Settlement Money

The Ohio Attorney General's office has crafted a proposal that would put guardrails around potential opioid lawsuit settlement money to make sure the funds are used specifically for the opioid epidemic.
December 6, 2019

The Opioid Files Inside the opioid industry’s marketing machine

Unsealed court documents reveal how drug companies ramped up sales during the epidemic.
December 5, 2019

County in Ohio dedicates fund to hold opioid settlement cash

CLEVELAND (AP) — One of the Ohio counties that struck a major settlement last month with the three biggest U.S. drug distributors and a major drugmaker has set up a special account for the money.
November 29, 2019
November 22, 2019

In The Fight For Money For The Opioid Crisis, Will The Youngest Victims Be Left Out?

Babies born to mothers who used opioids during pregnancy represent one of the most distressing legacies of an opioid epidemic that has claimed almost 400,000 lives and ravaged communities.
November 8, 2019

Northeast Ohio Opioid Settlement Money To Fund Peer Recovery Coaches

At MetroHealth Medical Center, Christopher Hall offers patients struggling with addiction something unique: common ground.