Martin Shkreli gets 7 years

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Martin Shkreli gets 7 years

Post by Dalton » 2018-03-09 02:01pm

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PharmaBro cried in court before the judge sentenced him to 7 years in prison for his crimes
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Re: Martin Shkreli gets 7 years

Post by FireNexus » 2018-03-09 02:12pm

Symbolically, this is nice. But I dislike how so many people are pretending this means there is justice in the world.
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Post by Sea Skimmer » 2018-03-09 02:13pm

Pah, could have been more but I suspect this is still higher then average for securities fraud on this scale, which was relatively small as those things go and unlike the usual result, actually saw investors turn a profit long term apparently. And that's the stuff a judge can consider in the case, not that the person was a complete jackass on other subjects.
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Re: Martin Shkreli gets 7 years

Post by The Romulan Republic » 2018-03-09 02:21pm

Glad to see at least one rich con man face justice. Though I daresay we'll see a few more once Mueller gets finished with the Trump family. :angelic:
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Re: Martin Shkreli gets 7 years

Post by K. A. Pital » 2018-03-09 03:36pm

Screwing up poor people with a 56000% price hike? OK. Defrauding investors? Not OK. Capitalistic "justice".

But good riddance, sure, may you rot, Pharma Bro.
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