Martin Shrelli

Martin Shkreli Calls Lawmakers ‘Imbeciles’

(ABC News) — Martin Shkreli, the former CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals who raised the price of an anti-parasitic drug fiftyfold, pleaded the fifth before the House Oversight Committee, refusing to answer lawmakers’ questions at a hearing on drug pricing. As lawmakers blasted him for raising the price of Daraprim by 5,000 percent, the former pharmaceutical executive rolled his eyes, smiled and…