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Mortimer Sackler and Jacqueline Sackler attend the Guggenheim International Gala on November 9, 2006. Mortimer and his brother Raymond co-chaired the company that developed OxyContin.

6 museums and universities that are rejecting money from the wealthy family that’s accused of fueling the opioid crisis

Growing pressure on the Sackler family for its role in the opioid crisis has caused many institutions to reconsider millions in charitable donations.

A $10 billion British hedge fund returned $300 million to Saudi Arabia after the Khashoggi murder

Pharo Management, a UK-based hedge fund told investors it returned $300 million to Saudi Arabia in a rare rebuke to the oil giant, according to Bloomberg.

The UK’s top galleries are refusing donations from the Sacklers, the wealthy US family behind OxyContin

The Sackler family is facing legal action for allegedly helping create the US opioid crisis.
The Sacklers are worth an estimated $14 billion.

Meet the Sacklers, one of the richest families in America, who built their $14 billion fortune off of controversial prescription drug OxyContin

The secretive family's $14 billion fortune comes mainly from sales of the prescription painkiller. They're also well-known for their philanthropic endeavors.