CVS subpoenaed by U.S. over pharmacies’ role in opioid crisis

CVS HEALTH has been subpoenaed on behalf of the DEA. The summons is related to information about its handling of opioids and other controlled substances. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/CHRISTOPHER LEE
CVS HEALTH has been subpoenaed on behalf of the DEA. The summons is related to information about its handling of opioids and other controlled substances. / BLOOMBERG NEWS FILE PHOTO/CHRISTOPHER LEE
NEW YORK – CVS Health Corp. said it received a subpoena on behalf of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration, asking the company for information about its handling of opioids and other controlled substances. Federal authorities are investigating potential violations of two federal laws: the Controlled Substances Act, which regulates addictive drugs, and the False Claims…

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