Former InterMune CEO Sentenced To Probation, DoJ Reindicts Former GSK Attorney
This article was originally published in The Pink Sheet Daily
Scott Harkonen gets three years probation with six months of home confinement for a misleading press release; Lauren Stevens is reindicted on charges of obstructing an investigation of off-label marketing.
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