Government

NH joins $573M settlement with McKinsey & Co. for role in ‘turbocharging’ opioid epidemic with Purdue, others

New Hampshire will receive $3,332,762 over five years from the multistate settlement.  Under a state law enacted last year, the proceeds from this settlement will be deposited into a fund that will be used to abate problems caused by opioids. This is the first multi-state opioid settlement to result in substantial payment to the states to address the epidemic. READ MORE
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NH AG warns: Social Security ‘fraud’ calls on the rise; know what to do

Be aware that scammers are able to “ghost” or utilize what appear to be trusted telephone numbers, including those of government agencies and law enforcement. As a result, even if it appears that the telephone number is familiar or is from a reliable source, the Attorney General’s Office advises all to be cautious and aware of the potential that it may be a scam call. READ MORE