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Law and Addiction One week before Jake Rutledge is scheduled to graduate from law school he receives the devastating news of the death of his fraternal twin Blake What makes this death even terrible for Jake is that his brother died of a drug overdose Until hearing of his death Jake had no idea his brother was even using drugsWhen Jake returns home to Oakley West Virginia he takes a hard look at the circumstances of his brother's death In the five years Jake has been away for his schooling his hometown has drastically changed Because of the opioid epidemic and the blight it has brought many now call Oakley Zombieland Jake can see how his town's demise parallels his brother'sUndeterred the newly minted lawyer takes on the entrenched powers by filing two lawsuits Jake uickly learns what happens when you upset a hornet's nest The young attorney might be wet behind the ears but is sure there is no lawyer that could help him than Nick Deke Deketomis and his law firm of BergmanDeketomis Deke is a legendary lawyer When he was Jake's age he was making his name fighting Big Tobacco Against all odds Jake gets Nick and his firm to sign on to his case before it's too late

About the Author: Mike Papantonio

Mike Papantonio is a senior partner of Levin Papantonio one of the largest plaintiffs’ law firms in America that has handled thousands of cases throughout the nation involving pharmaceutical drug litigation Florida tobacco litigation litigation for asbestos related health damage securities fraud actions and other mass tort cases “Pap” has received dozens of multimillion dollar verdicts on b

10 thoughts on “Law and Addiction

  1. says:

    Law and Addiction by Mike Papantonio is a uniue read that dives into the corruption of the opioid epidemicThrough the eyes of an attorney we see the world falling apart due to the extreme decisions about wildly corrosive medication The opioid epidemic is a truly interesting topic to talk about in a book Everyone knows about it yet it is somehow a very touchy topic Almost everyone I know is aware o

  2. says:

    Mike Papantonion has done an excellent job in showing how greed and corruption can be carried to such an extreme that bodies are falling by the thousands and towns are dying because of it Truly horrifyingLet;s look at it through an attorney’s eyethough it is fiction I feel Mike Papantonio shares a lot of himself in Law and AddictionI am not going to get on a pedestal and rant but I do not think th

  3. says:

    Opioid addiction has become a national crisis More cases of overdose fill the news on a weekly basis Police regularly carry and administer Narcan for overdosing addicts Meanwhile as Mike Papantonio has so carefully and deftly delineated in this fictional account of reality attempts to deal with the problem on a local and national basis continue attempts to stem a raging flood of addiction and deathJak

  4. says:

    Linda’s Book Obsession Reviews “Law and Addiction” by Mike Papantoino Waterside Productions April 2019WOW WOW Kudos to Mike Papantonio Author of “Law and Addiction” A Legal Thriller for writing such a captivating intriguing enthralling suspenseful page turning riveting unpredictable and thought provoking novel The Genres for this novel are Legal Thriller Suspense and Mystery and Fiction Mike P

  5. says:

    I have to say the publishers blurb really says it all so that makes it a bit difficult to reviewHowever here goesJake is a lawyer who’s brother was addicted to opioid medication and dies as a result Jake decides to sue two pharma companies who market the drugs to highlight the extent of the problem ravaging the countryObviously they are not happy with this and do everything they can to ‘persuade’ hi

  6. says:

    Thanks to the publisher and TLC Book Tours for the free copy in exchange for my honest reviewThis was my introduction to Papantonio and I had heard nothing but great things before picking up LAW AND ADDICTION I’m going to start out by saying that the author’s knowledge and experience in this field is very evident I love picking up fiction that has topics that the author is well versed in or has worked i

  7. says:

    Sometimes I get to a point where I feel bogged down in a certain genre and need a change That is when a SuspenseMysteryThriller is always my go to I feel like they make me think and help get my mind off of things than any other genreWhat would you do if someone who was your other half dies and the circumstances surrounding their death just don't make sense? There is a great balance between the characters the

  8. says:

    Law and Addiction will not only satisfy readers who devour thrillers but also stand as a testament to how to challenge and rollback the opioid epidemic still facing the nation Read full review here

  9. says:

    I was interested in reading Law and Addiction because I work in a town that has been hit hard by the opioid epidemic  Every week I read the local paper purely for the police blotter  In between the entertaining tales of some really stupid criminals there is report after report of officers treating overdoses  I find it interesting to see how many dose of naloxone they need for each person  The record I've seen

  10. says:

    Law and Addiction was an incredibly powerful thought provoking novel I was pulled right in from Chapter One and could not put it down I felt a range of emotions throughout the novel anger compassion hurt – but definitely a lot of angerThe story begins with the death of Blake Jake’s fraternal twin from an overdose Jake who was just finishing law school is shattered as he never saw the signs of addiction in his b

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