World-class asshole Martin Shkreli found himself in the news yet again when he resigned his position as CEO at Turing Pharmaceuticals. This move comes following his arrest on charges of securities fraud, as he allegedly used shares from his former company, Retrophin, to pay debts. Also read: Martin Shkreli Arrested for Fraud: How the Blockchain Could Have Stopped this Aids Pill Price Gouger Shkreli first made headlines earlier this year when his company purchased the
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Martin Shkreli Arrested for Fraud: How the Blockchain Could Have Stopped this AIDS Pill Price Gouger
A few months ago, Turing Pharmaceuticals executive Martin Shkreli spread outrage across the world when he bought the rights to an HIV/AIDS medication and raised the price from $13.50 USD to $750. Shkreli made waves again when he purchased the highly desired, only copy of Wu Tang’s Once Upon a Time in Shaolin for $2 million. Now, might get his just desserts in prison, as the Federal Bureau of Investigation has arrested him for securities fraud.