March 9, 2018
Pharma Bro Cries Like a Mom Who Can’t Afford Her Kids Medication — Goes to Prison
No one will be crying about this one -- except for Martin Shkreli who has been sentenced to seven years in prison for defrauding investors, U.S. District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto roughly splitting the difference between what prosecutors and defense attorneys had asked for. The former hedge fund manager showed little reaction to the sentence. He will receive credit for the six months he has served while awaiting sentencing. Before hearing the verdict, Shkreli addressed the court and cried as he said he was sorry and had learned from his experience. This file will be updated.
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