Monday, 16 September , 2019

Big Pharma

New York Uncovers $1 Billion in Sackler Family Wire Transfers

In a court filing, the state attorney general’s office says that it has found new account transfers by members of the family that owns...

Purdue Pharma Tentatively Settles Thousands of Opioid Cases

The company and its owners, members of the Sackler family, have tentatively reached the first comprehensive settlement in thousands of cases nationwide. By Jan Hoffman Sept....

Multinational Pharmaceuticals and Medicine: Under Fire Worldwide

By Dimitris Konstantakopoulos 07/23/2019 The massive multinational corporations that produce the world’s supply of drugs, vaccines and genetically modified organisms have been coming under increasing heavy...

Martin Shkreli Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for Fraud

By STEPHANIE CLIFFORD MARCH 9, 2018 Martin Shkreli, a former pharmaceutical executive notorious for sharply increasing drug prices, mounting sneering defenses of his actions and even...