A person walks previous the emblem of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries at their plant in Jerusalem December 14, 2017. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
(Reuters) – Oklahoma has reached a $85 million settlement settlement with Israeli-based Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd forward of the beginning of a trial in a multibillion-dollar lawsuit over the opioid epidemic, the state’s lawyer basic mentioned on Sunday.
Whereas the phrases of the settlement could take as much as two weeks to finalize, the cash will go to the state and be used to abate the opioid disaster in Oklahoma, Lawyer Normal Mike Hunter mentioned in an announcement.
An announcement of the precise phrases of the settlement will…