Martin Shkreli – level 3
Martin Shkreli, a controversial pharma CEO, gained notoriety for hiking the price of lifesaving drugs at his company.
Unrelated to the pricing scandal, he was found guilty of securities fraud, and for offering a $5,000 bounty online for a strand of Hillary Clinton’s hair.
He faces up to 20 years in prison at his sentencing, set for January 16th.
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