Purdue Pharma settles Oklahoma opioid case for $270 million

9:51 AM ET Tue, 26 March 2019

Privately held Purdue Pharma has agreed to pay $270 million to resolve claims that the company did help to fuel the opioid crisis. This is the first of over 1600 opioid-related lawsuits the company faces. CNBC's Dom Chu reports.