Judge rejects claim distributors fueled W.Va. community’s opioid crisis

In a legal win for AmerisourceBergen, Cardinal Health and McKesson, Judge David A. Faber dismissed the argument made by Cabell County and its seat, Huntington, that the distributors bore responsibility for the consequences of an inundation of opioids, according to the judge’s order filed in the U.S. District Court in West Virginia.