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Supreme Court Slated To Hear Legal Arguments Regarding Generic Drug Liability Question

Politico: Supreme Court To Hear Generic Drug Suit Next Week
Generic drugs are supposed to be identical to the brand names that preceded them. And by law, they have to have identical warnings and labels. So what happens when a generic drug harms someone? How much liability does the generic drugmaker bear? That's a question that will be argued before the Supreme Court next Tuesday (Norman, 3/15). This is part of the KHN Morning Briefing, a summary of health policy coverage from major news organizations. Sign up for an email subscription.