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Drugmaker’s attorney fee: $181 million

Award goes to Texas firm for winning Risperdal case

Posted: February 1, 2013 at 4:54 a.m.

Pulaski County Circuit Judge Tim Fox on Thursday ordered “wrongdoers” Johnson & Johnson to pay nearly $181 million in fees to the attorneys who won a record $1.21 billion fine for Medicaid fraud against the drugmaker on behalf of Arkansas.

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