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Insys founder Kapoor sentenced to 66 months in prison for opioid scheme

1 month ago   |   By National Post

BOSTON - John Kapoor, the founder of Insys Therapeutics Inc, on Thursday was sentenced to 66 months in prison for his role in a bribery and fraud scheme that contributed to the U.S. opioid crisis.
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Drug Company Executive John Kapoor Sentenced To 26 Months Of Prison

1 month ago   |   By NPR

In the first successful prosecution of a pharmaceutical executive linked to the opioid crisis, the founder of Insys and onetime billionaire John Kapoor was sentenced Thursday.
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Pharmaceutical Executive John Kapoor Sentenced To 66 Months In Prison In Opioid Trial

Pharmaceutical Executive John Kapoor Sentenced To 66 Months In Prison In Opioid Trial

1 month ago   |   By NPR

His sentencing is the culmination of a months-long criminal trial that resulted in the first successful prosecution of pharmaceutical executives tied to the opioid epidemic.
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Insys founder Kapoor sentenced to 66 months in prison: judge

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

Insys Therapeutics founder John Kapoor was sentenced to 66 months in prison for his role in an opioid fraud scheme by a U.S. district judge in Boston on Thursday.
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