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Healthcare group drops lawsuit in 'red flags' case

The American Medical Association on Monday announced that it will drop its lawsuit against the Federal Trade Commission over "red flags" rules for healthcare providers.

Johnson & Johnson appeal denied, kickback case moves on in federal court

A federal judge has declined to dismiss a U.S. Justice Department lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson. The healthcare giant now will have to defend itself in court against allegations that it paid illegal kickbacks to influence sale of antipsychotics to nursing home residents.