Violation Tracker Individual Record
Date:May 2, 2019
Primary Offense:Controlled Substances Act violation
Drug distributor McKesson agreed to pay $37 million to settle state allegations that it failed to appropriately monitor the distribution of painkillers to pharmacies, exacerbating the opioid epidemic in West Virginia.
Level of Government:state
Action Type:agency action
Agency:West Virginia Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
Facility State:West Virginia
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:California
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:wholesalers
Specific Industry of Parent:wholesalers-medical supplies
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