All of these token fines are a slap on the wrist for these behemoths. Corporations rule remember. And the (sorry) ‘dumb’ public of NZ can’t wait to get jabbed. EWR
The world’s biggest drugmaker was slapped with the huge fines by the U.S. government after being deemed a repeat offender in pitching drugs to patients and doctors for unapproved uses.
Pfizer Inc agreed on Wednesday to plead guilty to a U.S. criminal charge relating to promotion of its now-withdrawn Bextra pain medicine and will pay a record $2.3 billion to settle allegations it improperly marketed 13 medicines.