News Price Gouging Pharma CEO Martin Shkreli Arrested on Charges of Securities Fraud

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  1. chapped

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    A boyish drug company entrepreneur, who rocketed to infamy by jacking up the price of a life-saving pill from $13.50 to $750, was arrested on securities fraud related to a firm he founded.

    Martin Shkreli, 32, ignited a firestorm over drug prices in September and became a symbol of defiant greed. The federal case against him has nothing to do with pharmaceutical costs, however. Prosecutors charged him with illegally taking stock from Retrophin Inc., a biotechnology firm he started in 2011, and using it pay off debts from unrelated business dealings. He was later ousted from the company, where he'd been chief executive officer, and sued by its board.

    In the case that closely tracks that suit, federal prosecutors accused Shkreli of engaging in a complicated shell game after his defunct hedge fund, MSMB Capital Management, lost millions. He is alleged to have made secret payoffs and set up sham consulting arrangement
     
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    smart criminals know how to keep their yaps shut



    or somebody with power decided this fuck had to be knocked down a peg or two
     
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    you take a piss yet?
     
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    Drugs or gambling.
     
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    Good, I hope they get a conviction.

    Cocksucker.
     
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    There IS a god!
     
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    Arrogant prick.

    He will make a wonderful twink in prison.
     
  8. chapped

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    No.. and it's really starting to hurt
     
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    It's funny you say that because I was going to put that in the title karma's a b****
     
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    What he did with KBIO was insane... he got way too stupid.. Stock went from $2 to $45 then he restricted shares to destroy shorts. very shady.. all after he liquidated the company.
     
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    Winner winner...

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    and what life saving drugs has the government created?
     
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    He didn't create any either. And such a punch able face.
     
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    he does look like he needs an asskicking :what:
     
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    Too soon
     
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    Hopefully, this or some one, will knock that smug look off his fucking face.
     
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    Robin, this is why I've always maintained that I am a Sirius employee. I've never been a partner here. Do, do you think I want o deal with the SEC?
     
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    Karma is a bitch..