One medical ethicist argues the new 7-day prescription limit could make some instances of medical discrimination more common.
A Denver doctor, a Lyons pharmacist and two South Denver pharmacists have been charged with dispensing opioids outside of usual professional practice.
One attorney general candidate thinks there are too many people in jails and prisons — the other wants to focus on sentencing reform.
Five-hundred-sixty people died last year in Colorado from opioid overdoses.
Republican George Brauchler and Democrat Phil Weiser debated on their relationship to the federal government and the biggest issues in Colorado.
Would Democrat Phil Weiser or Republican George Brauchler opt to join the multi-state lawsuit against several large pharmaceutical companies?
In Colorado, nine have already joined in the action and more than a dozen cities and counties say they’re considering the move.
If Denver and others join the litigation there will be nearly 20 Colorado local governments filing suit against opioid makers.
Lift The Label provides an array of info, including stories of addiction, tips for recognizing signs of addiction, and treatment resources like medication-assisted treatment.
Conejos, Las Animas, Chaffee, Otero and Alamosa counties and the city of Alamosa have filed suit in U.S. District Court.