Wednesday, February 12, 2020

"U.S. judge drops some charges against Theranos's Holmes, leaves wire fraud"

Ms. Holmes still might have to do the cray-cray eyes:

and the fake voice in court but the downside of not being able to pull it off has diminished.
From Reuters:
A federal judge late on Tuesday dismissed some charges against Theranos Inc founder Elizabeth Holmes, but let stand wire fraud charges accusing her and an associate of misleading patients about the abilities of her company’s blood tests.

The court ruled that since the tests were paid by their medical insurance companies the patients were not deprived of any money or property in taking Theranos blood testing services.

It also said there was no evidence to show that Holmes and the company’s former president Ramesh “Sunny” Balwani directed doctors to make misrepresentations to their patients....

"Theranos founder Holmes’ lawyer hints at trial defense in court hearing"