Thursday, March 7, 2019 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
The village of Melrose Park has filed a state lawsuit against the new owners of Westlake Hospital. The action comes one day before state officials hold the first of two hearings designed to explore the community impact of closing the safety net hospital.
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Sunday, July 22, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews || Updated: 7/23/18
Attorneys with Edelson PC, a Chicago-based law firm, recently filed yet another mass action lawsuit against at least 20 pharmaceutical companies and a group of three doctors who owned a now-defunct pain clinic. This time, Broadview and Maywood are among the plaintiffs.
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Tuesday, June 19, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews
The village of Maywood has joined a growing list of municipalities named as plaintiffs in a lawsuit against “more than 20 pharmaceutical companies and their subsidiaries, drug distribution companies and three doctors who formerly ran an alleged opioid ‘pill mill’ out of a now-shuttered pain clinic in Riverside,” according to previous reporting.
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