Martin Shkreli In Custody After Clinton Comments

Law360, New York (September 13, 2017, 6:15 PM EDT) -- A Brooklyn federal judge revoked Martin Shkreli’s bail on Wednesday, saying the convicted securities fraudster’s social media post offering $5,000 for samples of Hillary Clinton’s hair and profane comments he directed at a journalist could be interpreted as threats.

Shkreli had been free on bail after a jury convicted him in August of defrauding hedge fund investors and conspiring to manipulate the stock price of Retrophin Inc. Ruling on prosecutors’ motion to revoke Shkreli’s bail, U.S. District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto said on Wednesday that the former...
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