The latest dustup over the rising price of insulin has found its way to a federal court, where several consumers are accusing the three biggest manufacturers — Sanofi, Eli Lilly, and Novo Nordisk — of running a coordinated scheme that has caused patients economic harm.

The lawsuit arrives two months after Senator Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) and Representative Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) asked the Department of Justice and the Federal Trade Commission to investigate the companies for price collusion. They cited a pattern in which prices for insulin often rose in tandem over several years and expressed concern the drug makers conspired to raise prices and, as a result, drove up the cost for patients and taxpayers.

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