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Walgreens reaches opioid settlement with State of Florida

Walgreens reaches opioid settlement with State of Florida

DEERFIELD, Ill. — Walgreens announced Thursday that it has entered into an agreement with the State of Florida to resolve all claims related to the distribution and dispensing of prescription opioid medications across the company’s pharmacies in the state. The settlement amount of $683 million includes $620 million to be paid out to the State