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Opening statements in Holmes trial give competing versions of Theranos claims

Original post made on Sep 9, 2021

Prosecutors gave a scathing opening statement Wednesday in the federal trial against Elizabeth Holmes, founder of the blood testing company Theranos, describing their case as one "about fraud, about lying and cheating to get money."

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Posted by Martin
a resident of Rex Manor
on Sep 9, 2021 at 6:46 pm

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For anyone who wants to know more about Theranos, the startup shenanigans, and the human drama, I heartily recommend the book "Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup" by John Carreyrou. It was as captivating as any thriller, with the added bonus that it had all happened for real. Mr Carreyrou is a member of The Wall Street Journal's investigative reporting team and the person who uncovered the Theranos scandal.