U.S. judge strikes down Trump administration rule requiring drug prices in TV ads

U.S. Legal News July 9, 2019 / 10:32 AM / Updated 4 hours ago U.S. judge strikes down Trump administration rule requiring drug prices in TV ads Tina Bellon, Nate Raymond 4 Min Read (Reuters) - A federal judge on Monday dealt a blow to the Trump administration by striking down a new rule that would have forced pharmaceutical companies to include the wholesale prices of their drugs in television advertising. A pharmacist refills a container in a drug dispensing machine at the Rock Canyon pharmacy in Provo, Utah, U.S., May 9, 2019. REUTERS/George Frey

(Reuters) – A federal judge on Monday dealt a blow to the Trump administration by striking down a new rule that would have forced pharmaceutical companies to include the wholesale prices of their drugs in television advertising. U.S. District Judge Amit Mehta in Washington sided with drugmakers Merck & Co Inc, Eli Lilly and Co […]

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