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Shkreli Says His $5,000 Bounty on Clinton Hair Was ‘Satire’

  • Convicted executive apologizes to court for ‘poor judgment’
  • Earlier, he cursed the U.S., saying ‘Come at me your hardest’
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Why Martin Shkreli Was Found Guilty of Fraud

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A remorseful Martin Shkreli, facing prison after he was convicted of fraud, told a judge his online postings offering a $5,000 reward for someone to grab Hillary Clinton’s hair were “never intended to cause alarm or promote any act of violence."

While prosecutors are trying to get the former pharmaceutical executive’s bail revoked, he apologized for his “poor judgment” and insisted he is “not a violent person,” just days after he dared the government to “come at me your hardest” in an obscenity-laced post on Facebook.