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January 27, 2023
Notices going out to Kentucky counties about additional opioid settlement funds
New settlements bring Kentucky’s total opioid settlement dollars to more than $842 million.
January 26, 2023
NACo Opioid Solutions Center
NACo's Opioid Solutions Center empowers local leaders to invest resources in effective treatment, recovery, prevention and harm reduction practices that save lives and address the underlying causes of substance use disorder.
December 30, 2022
Attorney General Cameron Announces More Than $197 Million Settlement with Pharmacies CVS, Walgreens for Role in Opioid Epidemic
Attorney General Cameron today announced settlements with CVS Pharmacy, Inc. and Walgreens for the companies’ role in the opioid epidemic. Kentucky will receive over $197 million.
December 22, 2022
Attorney General Cameron Announces Over $114 Million Agreement with Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Teva, Allergan
This agreement brings Kentucky’s total of settlement dollars from companies responsible for fueling the opioid epidemic to over $645 million.
December 21, 2022
Attorney General Cameron Announces More Than $53 Million Agreement with Walmart
Attorney General Cameron today delivered on his promise to fight back against the opioid epidemic by announcing a more than $53 million agreement with Walmart for its role in furthering the opioid epidemic.
December 20, 2022
Counties r​eceive first payments from opioid settlement
Counties should receive a total of seven payments this month (Dec. 2022), including two from the Distributor’s settlement and five from the J&J settlement.