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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/Hotshot2k4 Jan 15 '22

The last time some states were serious about leaving the union, it didn't end well though.

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u/Leto_ll Jan 15 '22

And we STILL pick on South Carolina for trying. Fort Jackson is right there just in case....

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u/milk4all Jan 15 '22

But practically speaking, communities appreciate a significant economic boon from local military bases. Im not saying everyone likes having soldiers off duty on base leave all the time, just that the people who make money from them certainly do

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u/Leto_ll Jan 16 '22

No denying. Yet that particular base is located there for the same reason Sherman got extra nasty in Columbia.