Martin Shkreli Gets 7 Years, What About The Big Criminals?

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Martin Shkreli Gets 7 Years, What About The Big Criminals?
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Martin Shkreli was sentenced to seven years in prison today after being found guilty by a jury of his peers of securities fraud last summer. To me, the sentence looks like overkill relative to the way that financial crimes are consistently perpetrated, settled and brushed off on Wall Street on a daily basis. I touched on this in a podcast I published on March 11, 2018. I want to supplement this with my continued thoughts.

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