Lawsuit says opioid maker trained staff using Glengarry Glen Ross movie

A lawsuit unsealed this week alleged that OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma used “unprecedented marketing” to push opioids to prescribing doctors and create a “deceptive narrative” claiming that its opioids were less addictive than they were. Calls to opioid providers exponentially increased through 2016 – after the drug maker was under investigation.