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Common Dreams – Token Fine For GlaxoSmithKline Won’t Stop BigPharma’s Bad Behavior : Watchdog – 4 July 2012

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Pharmaceutical mammoth GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) has been ordered to pay $3 billion fine in what is described as the largest case of healthcare fraud in U.S. history. But critics say it is just as a slap on the wrist as the amount “pales in comparison” to the profits pharmaceutical companies earn and does nothing to preclude such further behavior from big pharma. Continue reading