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'Pharma Bro' Gets 7 Years in Prison in Securities Fraud Case

The smirk wiped off his face, a crying Martin Shkreli was sentenced to seven years in prison for securities fraud Friday in a hard fall for the pharmaceutical industry bad boy vilified for jacking up the price of a lifesaving drug. Shkreli, 34, the boyish-looking entrepreneur dubbed the "Pharma Bro" for his loutish behavior, was handed his punishment after a hearing in which he and his attorney struggled with limited success to make him a sympathetic figure. His own lawyer...

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