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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.
Activists of P.A.I.N. (Prescription Addiction Intervention Now) association - created to respond to the opioid crisis - and of French NGO Aides hold banners reading "Shame on Sackler" and "Take down the Sackler name" (back) in front of the Pyramid of the Louvre museum (Pyramide du Louvre), on July 1, 2019 in Paris, during a protest to condemn the museum's ties with the Sackler family, billionaire donors accused of pushing to sell a highly addictive painkiller blamed for tens of thousands of deaths. - The Sacklers have been high-profile philanthropists to cultural institutions such as the Tate in London and the Guggenheim in New York, but museums and galleries have recently been rebuffing their donations because of the opioid crisis fallout. The most recent museum to cut ties with the Sackler family is New York's Metropolitan Museum, which announced earlier this month that it will cease accepting gifts from the family.

New York authorities discovered $1 billion in wire transfers by the Sackler family as authorities suspect they are hiding wealth from lawsuits

The family has been accused of helping ignite America's opioid crisis as sales of OxyContin helped the family build a $13 billion fortune.

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.
Courtney Love.

‘My husband died on heroin’: Courtney Love lashed out at an OxyContin heir who she claims offered her money to attend a fashion show

Courtney Love told Page Six that as "one of the most famous reformed junkies on the planet," she didn't plan to "sell out" to Joss Sackler's offer.

Purdue Pharma is reportedly mulling an 8-figure settlement to resolve more than 2,000 opioid cases — and it would plunge the drugmaker into bank...

The settlement talks follow an Oklahoma judge's ruling against Johnson & Johnson in a similar case earlier this week.
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.

Elizabeth Warren is picking a fight with the billionaire family that is accused of deceptively marketing opioids like OxyContin

Warren targeted the Sacklers while laying out her $100 billion plan to fight the opioid crisis, which she would fund with her "ultra-millionaire" tax.