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Judge bans 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli from pharmaceutical industry 'for life'

A federal judge ruled Friday former pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli should be barred "for life" from participating in the pharmaceutical industry and ordered him to pay nearly $65 million in fines to seven states.
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Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli Banned For Life From Drug Industry in Monopoly Case, Ordered To Pay $64.6 Million

fahrbot-bot writes: A federal judge on Friday ordered notorious "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli banned for life from the pharmaceutical industry and also ordered him to pay $64.6 million in profits he earned from hiking the price of the life-saving drug Daraprim by more than 5,000% overnight. The ruling in U.S. District Court in Manhattan came in response to a lawsuit alleging illegal and monopolistic behavior connected with Daraprim by the incarcerated securities fraudster Shkreli. The plaintiffs...
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Jailed 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli ordered to repay $64m

Martin Shkreli has also been barred from the US pharmaceutical industry for life.
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'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli banned from drug industry for life, ordered to pay nearly $65M

Martin Shkreli, the so-called “Pharma Bro” known for jacking up medicine prices, has been banned from the pharmaceutical industry for life and ordered to pay almost $65 million, according to New York’s top prosecutor.
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Pharma Bro Shkreli Asks Judge to Find No Wrongdoing in Daraprim Lawsuit

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Jailed "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli, his former company Vyera Pharmaceuticals and others asked a judge Monday to find that...
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The 9 behind-the-scenes professionals you need to know in digital health

Hello,Welcome to Insider Healthcare. I'm Lydia Ramsey Pflanzer, and today in healthcare news:We found 9 players working behind the scenes who can make or break a digital health startup;It's back to wearing masks indoors, even for those fully vaccinated, CDC says;Here's the presentation Deep Genomics used to raise $180 million from investors including SoftBank and Khosla.If you're new to this newsletter, sign up here. Comments, tips? Email me at [email protected] or tweet @lydia...
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'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli's One-of-a-Kind Wu-Tang Clan Album Sold By US Government

H_Fisher writes: Only one copy exists of the Wu-Tang Clan album Once Upon a Time in Shaolin, and it was owned by "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli. Now, NPR reports that this album has been sold by the U.S. government to an unnamed buyer in order to pay Shkreli's civil forfeiture judgment following his conviction for securities fraud. The album, which was originally sold for $2 million, exists only as one physical CD copy. It was seized along with other assets in 2018, and while the sale price and buy...
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The U.S. Government Has Sold Martin Shkreli's One-of-a-Kind Wu-Tang Album

The sole copy of the Wu-Tang album previously owned by convicted edgelord Martin Shkreli has moved on to a better place, hopefully. The Department of Justice announced today that the federal government has sold the album to an unknown buyer for an unknown price. In 2018, RZA said that he wanted to be that buyer.Read more...
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U.S. sells one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang Clan album forfeited by 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli

A unique Wu-Tang Clan album has been sold by the U.S. government, after Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli forfeited it as part of his 2017...
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Activist investors are trying again to seize control of 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli's biotech company, according to a report

Martin Shkreli Reuters Activist investors want to seize Shkreli's 44% stake in Phoenixus, The New York Post reported. They failed to replace its board of directors Monday after Shkreli voted against the move from prison. Shkreli infamously hiked up the price of life-saving drug Daraprim by 5,000% in 2015. See more stories on Insider's business page. Activist investors are attempting to seize control of "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli's 44% stake in Phoenixus, his controversial biot...
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Morning Docket: 04.30.21

* A judge has denied a motion to dismiss a lawsuit filed by Amazon challenging the award of a lucrative Defense Department contract to Microsoft. Guess Jeff Bezos doesn't have enough money already... [Verge] * The FBI has purportedly seized a phone from a lawyer who has ties to Rudy Giuliani. [Salon] * A lawyer connected to "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli has resigned from the New York Bar. [Bloomberg Law] * The family of a protester shot and killed by police during the Capitol riot earlier thi...
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Why we're obsessed with the story of a woman who blew up her career for one of America's most hated men

It takes a rare, compelling story to go viral on a Sunday night the week of Christmas, but Elle.com managed it with the publication of Stephanie Clifford's "The Journalist and the Pharma Bro," a tale of how former Bloomberg News reporter Christie Smythe torpedoed her career and generally blew up her life for "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli, one of the most hated men in America. Shkreli became famous for price-gouging a life-saving drug and magnified his villain status by getting permanently suspende...
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Why that Elle story went viral

It takes a rare, compelling story to go viral on a Sunday night the week of Christmas, but Elle.com managed it with the publication of Stephanie Clifford's "The Journalist and the Pharma Bro," a tale of how former Bloomberg News reporter Christie Smythe torpedoed her career and generally blew up her life for "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli, one of the most hated men in America. Shkreli became famous for price-gouging a life-saving drug and magnified his villain status by getting permanently suspende...
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What the obsession with Martin Shkreli and Christie Smythe says about us

It takes a rare, compelling story to go viral on a Sunday night the week of Christmas, but Elle.com managed it with the publication of Stephanie Clifford's "The Journalist and the Pharma Bro," a tale of how former Bloomberg News reporter Christie Smythe torpedoed her career and generally blew up her life for "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli, one of the most hated men in America. Shkreli became famous for price-gouging a life-saving drug and magnified his villain status by getting permanently suspende...
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Why we're obsessed with the Elle story

It takes a rare, compelling story to go viral on a Sunday night the week of Christmas, but Elle.com managed it with the publication of Stephanie Clifford's "The Journalist and the Pharma Bro," a tale of how former Bloomberg News reporter Christie Smythe torpedoed her career and generally blew up her life for "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli, one of the most hated men in America. Shkreli became famous for price-gouging a life-saving drug and magnified his villain status by getting permanently suspende...
Tags: News, Stories, Elle, Bloomberg News, Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli, Christie Smythe, Stephanie Clifford, America Shkreli


Opinion: What the obsession with Martin Shkreli and Christie Smythe says about us

The viral response to the story of Christie Smythe, the ex-Bloomberg journalist who fell for 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli, says even more about us than it does either of them, writes Jill Filipovic.
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Opinion: What the obsession with the reporter and Martin Shkreli says about us

The viral response to the story of Christie Smythe, the ex-Bloomberg journalist who fell for 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli, says even more about us than it does either of them, writes Jill Filipovic.
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A Bloomberg reporter got divorced and froze her eggs to pursue a romance with imprisoned 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli

Former pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli and lead attorney Benjamin Brafman depart US District Court for the Eastern District of New York, August 3, 2017 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Bloomberg News reporter Christie Smythe got divorced, quit her reporting job, and froze her eggs in pursuit of a romantic relationship with Martin Shkreli, she told Elle. Smythe broke the news that Shkreli was under federal investigation in 2015, before becoming inc...
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Morning Docket: 05.18.20

* Boies Schiller has been hit with a malpractice lawsuit over a representation involving water balloon patents. The litigants should just have a water balloon fight to settle the dispute. [American Lawyer] * Charges have been dropped against a Tampa megachurch pastor who was accused of violating Florida's safer-at-home orders. [Fox News] * An attorney for Quinton Dunbar, an NFL player accused of armed robbery, claims he has affidavits proving his client's innocence. [Boston Globe] * A fede...
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Morning Docket 01.28.20

* "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli has been sued by the New York Attorney General. Wonder how he was served in prison. [New York Daily News] * A lawyer who was indicted for allegedly billing West Virginia for more than 24 hours in a day has been caught after a life on the lam. [ABA Journal] * A U.S. Attorney has indicated that Prince Andrew provided "zero" cooperation in the Jeffrey Epstein case. [NBC News] * Ken Star said that impeachment is "hell" at President Trump's impeachment trial yesterd...
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The FTC and New York attorney general are suing 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli, claiming he created an illegal monopoly by raising a drug price by over 4,000%

New York Attorney General Letitia James said in a statement that Shkreli stifled competition by raising the price of a life-saving drug.
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Supreme Court denies 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli's fraud conviction appeal request

The Supreme Court on Monday denied "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli's appeal request over his 2017 fraud conviction, effectively upholding his seven-year prison sentence.
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Feds probe allegations 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli running business from prison

Federal authorities said Friday they are investigating claims that Martin Shkreli has been running his pharmaceutical company from behind bars using a contraband smartphone.The US Bureau of Prisons told The Associated Press it has... [Author: [email protected]]
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Lawsuit: ‘Pharma Bro’ ruined career in targeted campaign

NEW YORK (AP) — A former executive for “Pharma Bro” Martin Shkreli’s pharmaceutical company alleges the convicted felon ruined her professional reputation because she wouldn’t pledge her loyalty to him following his arrest. Eve Costopoulos claims Shkreli (SHKREL’-ee) led a “campaign of harassment and character assassination” in her lawsuit filed in federal court in Manhattan […]
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'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli moved to low-security federal prison in New Jersey

There are no bars or security towers at the prison, or locks on ‘rooms’, and inmates can enjoy sports and music facilities Martin Shkreli, the pharmaceutical industry entrepreneur vilified for hiking up the price of a life-saving drug has been moved to a low-security federal prison in New Jersey where inmates are not locked behind bars and can enjoy sports and music facilities. Shkreli, 35, was transferred on Tuesday from a bleak federal facility in New York to the federal correctional instituti...
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‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli Moved To Federal Prison In New Jersey

FORT DIX, N.J. (AP) — The pharmaceutical-industry entrepreneur vilified for jacking up the price of a life-saving drug was moved Tuesday to a low-security federal prison in New Jersey. Martin Shkreli was sent from the Brooklyn Metropolitan Detention Center in New York to the Federal Correctional Institution at Fort Dix. Shkreli, who was dubbed “Pharma Bro” for his loutish behavior, was sentenced last monthto seven years in prison for securities fraud and fined $75,000. According to the prison’s ...
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Self-promoting 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli sentenced to seven years in prison for securities fraud

NEW YORK (AP) — Self-promoting 'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli sentenced to seven years in prison for securities fraud . [Author: [email protected]]
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Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli Cries In Court As He Gets His Prison Sentence!

Last August, Martin Shkreli, aka Pharma Bro, aka Big Pharma Douche, aka Just A Really Horrible Human Being, was convicted of two counts of securities fraud and conspiracy. That's not even about his infamous practice of AIDS drug price gouging but defrauding hedge fund investors. Earlier this week, he was ordered to forfeit more than $7 million in assets and on Friday, he was finally sentenced to seven years in prison -- somewhat light considering prosecutors were arguing for 15. Still, the sente...
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