Prosecutors ask to revoke Martin Shkreli's bail after authorities say he's 'escalating threats and harassment' against Hillary Clinton, including offering $5,000 for a lock of her hair

Mail Online | 8/4/2017 | Ap
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Federal prosecutors on Thursday filed a court motion asking a judge to revoke Martin Shkreli's bail and throw him in jail due to alleged threats he's made against Hillary Clinton.

'Since his conviction on August 4, 2017, Shkreli has engaged in an escalating pattern of threats and harassment that warrant his detention pending sentencing,' prosecutors wrote in their motion.

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'Most recently, Shkreli threatened former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton by publicly offering $5,000 to anyone who would "grab" some of her hair on the defendant's behalf during her upcoming book tour' prosecutors wrote.

'Will pay $5,000 per hair obtained from Hillary Clinton after the sequence matches. Good luck, patrollers,' he wrote on Facebook.

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The post, according to Buzzfeed, has since been removed.

The threat required 'significant expenditure of resources by the US Secret Service,' prosecutors said, adding that there was risk that one of Shkreli's...
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