FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Napoli Shkolnik Canada: U.S. Supreme Court Battle to Hold Sacklers Accountable for Canadian Opioid Crisis
HAMILTON, ONTARIO – September 22, 2023 – Napoli Shkolnik Canada, is proud to announce its filing of a brief with the Supreme Court of the United States on September 20, 2023. Representing Canadian municipalities, including the Cities of Grande Prairie and Brantford, as well as the Peter Ballantyne Cree Nation and the Lac La Ronge Indian Band, this legal filing underscores the firm’s commitment to seek justice and accountability against the Sackler family, pharmaceutical companies, distributors, and other implicated parties.
Casey Churko, spokesperson for Napoli Shkolnik Canada, commented on the significance of the filing, “The opioid crisis has left an indelible mark on Canadian communities, both urban and First Nations. This Supreme Court brief is not only a call for justice but a rallying cry for unity, showcasing our shared determination to confront those responsible for this tragedy.”
By addressing the devastating impacts of the opioid epidemic on diverse Canadian communities, Napoli Shkolnik Canada is taking a monumental step toward global recognition and redress. The firm remains dedicated to illuminating the depth of the crisis and holding the major actors accountable, while seeking restitution for the communities in distress.
For detailed insights on the filing, its wider implications, and to access a copy of the brief, all interested parties are invited to visit the firm’s dedicated platform: opioidclassaction.com. Further information on the firm’s advocacy for First Nations can be found at firstnations.law.
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Spokesperson, Napoli Shkolnik Canada