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Ruling limited mental health benefits undermines fight against addiction, three AGs say

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Ruling limited mental health benefits undermines fight against addiction, three AGs say

Attorney G's call for appeal

In this Reuters article you'll learn about:
  • The attorneys general of Illinois, Connecticut and Rhode Island called on an appeals court to reconsider a ruling, they say, undermines efforts to combat a nationwide opioid epidemic.

  • A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in March that insurers don't have to cover addiction treatment.

  • The opioid epidemic has caused more than 500,000 overdose deaths over the past two decades.

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