drug settlement

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The Hamilton County commissioners passed a resolution Thursday night to participate in a proposed statewide settlement of a number of lawsuits filed against opioid manufacturers and distributors.

opioids
Patrick Sison / AP

In what could be the nation's first show of unity in the opioid settlement arena, the state of Ohio and its local governments are close to an agreement on how to divvy up the money when it comes.