RICHMOND – No longer on the outside looking in, the Ray County Commission contracted with the Edgar Law Firm to represent the county in a lawsuit against opioid makers.

The suit’s purpose is to benefit county taxpayers by requiring opioid makers, such as Johnson & Johnson, to take responsibility for criminal and other activity resulting from opioid addiction.

Presiding Commissioner Bob King signed the document on the commission’s behalf.

Read the full story in the July 26 Richmond Daily News

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