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With a federal judge poised to approve the Purdue Pharma's controversial Chapter 11 plan, the company is working behind the scenes to preempt a legal challenge by the Department of Justice. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Purdue Pharma Scrambles To Discourage A Justice Department Appeal of Bankruptcy Deal

With a federal judge poised to approve Purdue Pharma's controversial Chapter 11 plan, the company is working behind the scenes to preempt a legal challenge by the DOJ.

With a federal judge poised to approve the Purdue Pharma's controversial Chapter 11 plan, the company is working behind the scenes to preempt a legal challenge by the Department of Justice. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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OxyContin-Maker Purdue Pharma Launched A Stealth Campaign To Sway U.S. Officials

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