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Opinion Elizabeth Holmes' surprising defense

Caroline Polisi is a federal and white-collar criminal defense attorney in New York City and a lecturer in law at Columbia Law School. She frequently appears on CNN as a legal analyst and is featured on this season of “The Dropout: Elizabeth Holmes on Trial.” Follow her on Twitter @CarolinePolisi. The views expressed in this… Read More »

Elizabeth Holmes Plans To Accuse Ex-Boyfriend Of Abuse At Theranos Fraud Trial

Elizabeth Holmes, the founder of blood-testing startup Theranos, plans to defend herself at her federal fraud trial starting next week by arguing that her ex-boyfriend, who was an executive at the company, emotionally and sexually abused her, impairing her state of mind at the time of the alleged crimes, according to newly unsealed legal filings… Read More »

Elizabeth Holmes plans to claim at trial ex-boyfriend and Theranos business partner abused her

Elizabeth Holmes plans to claim at trial ex-boyfriend and Theranos business partner abused her In a bombshell revelation just days before her criminal fraud trial, defense attorneys for Elizabeth Holmes claim she’s suffered a “decade-long campaign of psychological abuse” from her former boyfriend and business partner Ramesh “Sunny” Balwani. “Balwani’s control included monitoring her calls,… Read More »