[JURIST] Merck & Co [corporate website] reached a settlement agreement Tuesday with the US Department of Justice (DOJ) [official website], agreeing to pay $950 million in criminal and civil penalties. The agreement [text, PDF] includes $321 million in criminal fines and $628 million in civil fines as well as submitting a guilty plea to an information [text, PDF] filed by the US Attorney’s Office for the District of Massachusetts (USAO) [official website]. The one-count information was filed against Merck for…

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