Colombia can’t resume coca aerial spraying for now, court rules

Bogota, Colombia – Rights groups and politicians in Colombia have welcomed a decision by the country’s Constitutional Court, which ruled this week that the government failed to consult local communities over its plan to restart aerial fumigation of coca crops. In a decision on Wednesday, the court said the government of President Ivan Duque could … Read more

‘Pharma Bro’ Shkreli banned for life from pharma industry

Martin Shkreli was also ordered to pay $64m in damages for monopolizing the market for a life-saving drug. By Erik Larson and Sebastian TongBloomberg Published On 14 Jan 202214 Jan 2022 Martin Shkreli, the convicted “Pharma Bro” who was brought down by a 2015 drug-pricing scandal, was ordered to pay $64 million in damages for monopolizing … Read more