[HARTFORD, CT] – U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) today issued the following statement after a U.S. Bankruptcy Court in White Plains, NY conditionally approved Purdue Pharma’s bankruptcy settlement plan. Judge Robert Drain could formally accept the plan tomorrow.
“Today’s court decision sanctions the Sacklers’ shameful quest to avoid responsibility for their deliberate, reckless disregard of human life. Hundreds of thousands of American families have been decimated and destroyed because of their greed. Sadly, the court’s interpretation of bankruptcy law has allowed