South Florida shares shame and blame with big pharma for OxyContin epidemic | Fred Grimm

Last year, Florida also filed suit against opioid suppliers. Sheriffs, coroners, governors, attorney generals in states like West Virginia, Kentucky and Ohio must marvel at our temerity, given that they blame Florida as well as the pharmaceutical industry for fomenting the opioid epidemic that savaged their region. I’m surprised they’re not suing us.