Opioids

Thursday Crime Stories: Kids dead from dope: HELP

An average of 115 Americans die each day from opioid overdoses, more than from guns or car crashes. And the rate is rising.

Nancy Grace discusses the crisis with lawyer Mark Tate, who represents local governments suing drug companies for marketing practices they contend help fuel the epidemic, Dr. William Morrone, an opioid treatment expert, Tim Ryan, a recovering heroin addict who is the star of A&E’s “Dope Man” series, and reporter Ninette Sosa.

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Pharmaceutical company gets sued for reportedly paying doctors to prescribe ‘highly addictive’ opioids

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