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posted by takyon on Monday July 01 2019, @07:38AM   Printer-friendly
from the blood-for-blood dept.

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Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes will go on trial next summer

Elizabeth Holmes, the disgraced founder of blood-testing startup Theranos, will officially go to trial in San Jose next year, according to the US District Judge Edward J. Davila of the Northern District of California.

[...] According to TechCrunch, the trial will begin in August 2020, with jury selection beginning on July 28th, 2020. The Wall Street Journal also reports that prosecutors have collected millions of pages of documents, and that the defense has complained about the amount that is being presented, and that the WSJ's initial reporting might have unduly influenced the way the government regulators approached the company.

Previously: Blood Unicorn Fairy Tale: Theranos Founder Charged With Fraud
Elizabeth Holmes Steps Down as Theranos CEO as DoJ Levels Charges
Theranos to Dissolve in a Pool of Blood

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  • (Score: 1, Informative) by Anonymous Coward on Monday July 01 2019, @11:44PM

    by Anonymous Coward on Monday July 01 2019, @11:44PM (#862209)

    Criminality is endemic in the tech industry.

    See the investigative piece at []

    Not only is it common, it is widely defended.

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