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The Sacklers are worth an estimated $14 billion.

The family behind OxyContin reportedly just made $60 million from a real-estate deal. Meet the Sacklers, who built their $13 billion fortune off the c...

Purdue Pharma just filed for bankruptcy. The family behind Purdue Pharma, the Sacklers, is one of the richest families in the US.

The Sacklers tentatively agreed to pay $3 billion out of their pockets and dissolve Purdue Pharma to settle thousands of opioid lawsuits

Purdue Pharma is likely to file for bankruptcy and be split into separate companies, two people involved in the negotiations told The New York Times.
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.