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Courts Lucas County commissioners hire attorneys to explore joining opioid lawsuits

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

by Toledo Blade

ucas County officials gave the go-ahead Tuesday to possibly pursue legal action against opioid manufactures for reimbursement of costs incurred while dealing with the ongoing drug crisis.

The county commissioners hired Zoll and Kranz LLC of Sylvania Township and Simmons Hanly Conroy LLC, a New York-based law firm, to work with the county prosecutor to evaluate the viability of a civil complaint against drug manufacturers.