Martin Shkreli – level 2

20-09-2017 07:00

Martin Shkreli is a controversial boss of a pharmaceutical company, who gained bad reputation after raising the price of lifesaving drugs at his company.

Apart from the pricing scandal, he also committed fraud, and offered $5,000 online for Hillary Clinton’s hair. He was found guilty of those crimes and faces up to 20 years in prison.

Difficult words: pharmaceutical company (a company which makes drugs), reputation (what people say about you), fraud (crime with finances).

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