Nigeria files $7 billion suit on U.S. drug maker – More Health News – MSNBC.com

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ABUJA, Nigeria – Government lawyers filed a new $7 billion civil lawsuit Friday against Pfizer Inc., adding a 1more serious fraud charge to their allegations that the U.S. drug maker did not properly obtain consent from families while testing an experimental drug on their children.

The government has accused Pfizer of taking advantage of a 1996 meningitis epidemic to test an experimental drug without authorization or the full understanding of the families involved allegedly contributing to the deaths of some of the children and sickening others. Pfizer denies wrongdoing…

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One Response to “Nigeria files $7 billion suit on U.S. drug maker – More Health News – MSNBC.com”

  1. Paul I. Adujie says:

    Kano Nigeria versus Pfizer Pharmaceuticals

    Paul I. Adujie

    Lawcareer2007@aol.com

    New York, United States

    Sunday, June 17, 2009

    Pfizer used innocent Nigerian children in Kano to conduct an inhumane and barbaric tests of Pfizer

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