Article 2 out for blood in silicon valley

 

In January Elizabeth Holmes, former CEO of Theranos Inc. was found guilty on three counts of fraud and another count of conspiracy to commit fraud. Her sentencing is due in September. This has been a fascinating story of one of the largest frauds committed in Silicon Valley. There have been a number of video programs regarding her story and that of her company.

Instructions: Read the following WSJ article to see a timeline of this story. Also check out the HBO trailer video link below and comment on your impressions of this fraud. 1 page length here. 

A Theranos Timeline: The Downfall of Elizabeth Holmes, a Silicon Valley Superstar

https://www.wsj.com/articles/a-theranos-timeline-the-downfall-of-elizabeth-holmes-a-silicon-valley-superstar-11631576110?mod=series_theranos (Links to an external site.)

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HBO Documentary Trailer: The Inventor – Out For Blood in Silicon Valley

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wtDaP18OGfw