Shkreli – The most hated man may go to jail if the Gov has it’s way

The internet’s most hated man Martin Shkreli could go to jail based on a Facebook post about Hillary Clinton.
According to Reuters: “Shkreli has engaged in an escalating pattern of threats and harassment that warrant his detention pending sentencing,” prosecutors said in a filing in Brooklyn federal court late on Thursday.
They pointed to a Sept. 4 Facebook post in which Shkreli offered $5,000 to followers who could grab a strand of Clinton’s hair during the former presidential candidate’s upcoming book tour. You cannot do that. This prompted the secret service to investigate him.
Per Reuters: Shkreli told the Secret Service, through a lawyer, that he would remove the post on Tuesday, but did not do so until Wednesday, prosecutors said.
The prosecutors said Shkreli’s conduct showed he poses a “danger to the community,” and that his $5 million bail should be revoked.
United States District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto will hold a hearing on the motion on Sept. 14. This moron was in cort based on some defrauding he did.
“Shkreli was convicted in August of defrauding investors of two hedge funds he ran, MSMB Capital and MSMB Healthcare. He was acquitted of stealing from a drug company he later founded, Retrophin Inc, to pay them back.
Though he faces a maximum sentence of 20 years, Shkreli will likely serve much less, in part because none of his hedge fund investors lost money.
You may recall his name because he was the money-loving jerk who chose to raise the price of anti-infection drug Daraprim by 5,000 percent in 2015 while he was chief executive of Turing Pharmaceuticals. The move sparked outrage by patients and United States lawmakers, earning him the nickname “pharma bro.


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