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High Court Could Review Preemption as Mutual Pharma Petitions

Aug. 17, 2012
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Generic preemption issues may again wind up before the Supreme Court as generic maker Mutual Pharmaceutical is calling on it to reverse an appeals court decision that upheld a $21 million jury award to a patient injured by Mutual’s sulindac. Mutual argues the First Circuit Court of Appeals ignored Supreme Court precedent and the decisions laid down by all of its sister courts.
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