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Medicaid Commissioner Issues National Alert on Alabama Drug Fraud Cases

August 5, 2008 - Alabama Medicaid Commissioner Carol Steckel, chair of the Executive Committee of the National Association of State Medicaid Directors (NASMD), has issued a "national alert" memo to all... Read More


Video of Thursday’s press conference available

July 6, 2008 - MONTGOMERY, ALA. - After winning three cases against drug manufacturers, the State of Alabama has requested that the 69 companies in the remaining lawsuits be settled.  Initially,... Read More


Pharmaceutical companies have 30 days to settle

July 3, 2008 - MONTGOMERY, ALA - Jere Beasley, founding shareholder of Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, P.C., announced this morning Alabama Attorney General Troy King has put 69... Read More


Jury awards state millions in drug trial

July 1, 2008 - The jury reached a decision Tuesday afternoon in the fraud lawsuit brought by the state against two drug companies. The jury awarded the state a little more than $33,000,000 in... Read More


Alabama Attorney General Release on Drug Trial Verdict

July 1, 2008 - (MONTGOMERY)-Attorney General Troy King today announced a second major victory in his litigation against drug companies for massive overcharges to the Alabama Medicaid Agency.  A... Read More


Jury: 2 drug firms owe Ala. $114M in price fraud

July 1, 2008 - MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) - A state court jury on Tuesday found two major pharmaceutical companies defrauded Alabama in a long-running Medicaid drug pricing scheme and ordered the firms to... Read More


Ala. attorney: 2 drug companies cheated Medicaid

June 17, 2008 - An attorney seeking as much as $400 million in damages from two large pharmaceutical companies told jurors Tuesday the firms defrauded Alabama's Medicaid program with high prices for... Read More


Jury orders British drug firm to pay Alabama $215 million

February 21, 2008 - MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A state court jury has awarded Alabama $215 million in its Medicaid drug price fraud suit against a British pharmaceutical firm. Read More


Alabama Jury Tells AstraZeneca to pay $215 mln, Update

February 21, 2008 - AstraZeneca Plc said on Thursday it would appeal a jury ruling that it pay $215 million in damages, in an Alabama lawsuit related to drug pricing under the Medicaid health program for... Read More


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