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Martin Shkreli, the most hated Albanian in America, is released 2 years prematurely

Martin Shkreli, the most hated Albanian in America, is released 2 years

Martin Shkreli, the Albanian who is also known as the most hated person in the US for increasing the medicine of HIV-infected patients, but also for the insulting comments on the network, was released from prison 2 years prematurely, ending his sentence of 5 years , instead of the 7 years for which he was sentenced.

"I am pleased to report that Martin Shkreli has been released from Allenwood Prison after meeting all the conditions that allowed his sentence to be reduced. I have encouraged Mr Shkreli not to make any further statements, neither he nor I will have any additional comment at this time ", said the defense lawyer Benjamin Brafman in a statement given to ABC News.

Shkreli, the former head of Vyera Pharmaceuticals, was sentenced to prison in 2018 after buying exclusive rights to the antiparasitic drug Daraprim - a malaria drug often prescribed to HIV patients - for $ 55 million in 2015 and boosted its price. its by 4,000%, from $ 17.50 per tablet to $ 750 per tablet. The company also blocked competitors from creating generic versions.

He was convicted of securities fraud in August 2017 in connection with his work in hedge funds MSMB Capital Management and MSMB Healthcare Management before founding Turing Pharmaceuticals. Shkreli, prosecutors said, used false information to defraud investors in hedge funds to pay more than $ 10 million to disgruntled investors.

He has also been called the most hated man in America who now moves freely on the streets of New York.