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The Coalition of endorsing organizations is working in partnership to provide updates of what is happening with the litigation, related legislation, and state and local implementation strategies.

February 28, 2023

Jurisdictions that are considering using opioid litigation funds to scale up syringe services programs should apply these lessons from Michigan’s rapid expansion of syringe services programs.

February 22, 2023

Rock County, WI, and state of Colorado recognized for their approach to opioid litigation settlements.

February 22, 2023

Want to see how Rock County, WI and Colorado incorporated the opioid litigation principles into their decision-making?

February 7, 2023

The planning process for handling funds from the opioid litigation has been a bumpy road for some states. What can we learn from these experiences?

January 10, 2023

New research examines the possibility of emergency medical services (EMS) starting patients on buprenorphine without bringing them to the emergency room. Could this make sense in your state or community?

January 4, 2023

Unsure what the term ‘harm reduction’ means? Check out this blog post explaining what harm reduction is, the evidence supporting harm reduction’s impact, and common misconceptions.

December 23, 2022

The recent piece of omnibus legislation passed by Congress contains a number of policies that will make it easier for people with substance use disorders to access treatment. What are the implications for the opioid litigation money?

December 16, 2022

A recent study found that connecting people entering addiction treatment with a primary care provider improved outcomes five years later. Jurisdictions should consider approaches such as this when looking at how to invest money from the opioid litigation.