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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/_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/timisher Jan 15 '22

Stocks damn near doubled since he was in jail.

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u/bubumamajuju Jan 15 '22

And the biotech stocks he played went up a lot more. If he could actively trade through the pandemic I’m sure his portfolio would be up massively.