Suffolk sues opioid drug manufacturers, doctors

<p>On Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016, Suffolk County lawmakers announced that the county has sued a number of pharmaceutical companies for their unlawful actions that have contributed to the opioid addiction crisis.</p>

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On Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016, Suffolk County lawmakers announced that the county has sued a number of pharmaceutical companies for their unlawful actions that have contributed to the opioid addiction crisis. (Credit: Ed Betz; Photo Credit: Newsday / Audrey C. Tiernan)