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Shkreli In The House: More Biopharma Cringing

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House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) on Jan. 22 threatened to bring criminal charges of contempt against Martin Shkreli, rejecting excuses from his lawyer Baruch Weiss, of Arnold & Porter LLP, that the former CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals Inc. may be unable to comply with a subpoena compelling him to appear before the congressional panel on Jan. 26.