Judge to hear arguments on whether to lock up Pharma Bro
NEW YORK (AP) — A judge is set to hear arguments about whether the provocative online antics of former pharmaceuticals company CEO Martin Shkreli are bad enough to put him behind bars.
The hearing before U.S. District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto on a government demand to revoke the convicted Shkreli's bail was scheduled for Wednesday in federal court in Brooklyn.
A defense attorney argued in court papers filed Tuesday that Shkreli's recent offer to pay a $5,000 bounty for securing a lock of Hillary Clinton's hair while she's on a book tour was merely a tasteless joke comparable to some of... read more
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