Feds target Theranos with criminal investigation, reports say

| April 18, 2016

Feds target Theranos with criminal investigation, reports say
Federal prosecutors from the U.S. Attorney's office and the SEC are investigating blood-testing start-up Theranos over whether it misled investors, sources told The Wall Street Journal Monday. Clients like Walgreens were subpoenaed about how Theranos described its technologies and progress to investors and government officials, the Journal reported. These early subpoenas do not indicate that prosecutors are actively seeking indictment, the Journal reported, though misleading government officials is a crime. "The company continues to work closely with regulators and is cooperating fully with all investigations," Theranos spokeswoman Brooke Buchanan told CNBC.

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