West Virginia urges Justice Dept to reject "sweatdeal" settlement with Mylan

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WASHINGTON, Nov 2 (Reuters) - West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey on Wednesday blasted a pending $465 million settlement between Mylan NV and the U.S. Justice Department over the misclassification of the EpiPen, saying it is "woefully deficient."
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