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Shkreli ordered to return $64M, is barred from drug industry

https://apnews.com/article/martin-shkreli-daraprim-profits-fb77aee9ed155f9a74204cfb13fc1130
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u/WishIWasOnACatamaran Jan 14 '22

36M for 7 years is still a helluva deal

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u/_mach Jan 14 '22

I wonder how much money that 100 million has made him in the interim, too...

the absurd fact is that money makes people richer, which is part of the inequality equation here.

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u/CptTurnersOpticNerve Jan 15 '22

If he wasn't the kind of moron that spends money on exclusive albums he should easily be able to live off interest

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u/iVirtue Jan 15 '22

His investments were spot on. Just look at REGN. It probably did better than he even expected thanks to covid.