Boonville suing opioid manufacturers, distributors

The City of Boonville has hired a law firm to sue several major opioid manufacturers and distributors.

Purdue Pharma and Johnson & Johnson are on the list of defendants.

An attorney hired by the city said in a news release that the companies must be held accountable for their roles in creating the opioid epidemic.

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(This story was originally published on January 24, 2018)


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