U.S. jury’s mixed Theranos verdict complicates Holmes’ potential appeal -experts By Reuters

U.S. jury's mixed Theranos verdict complicates Holmes' potential appeal -experts By Reuters
U.S. jury's mixed Theranos verdict complicates Holmes' potential appeal -experts © Reuters. Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes and her family leave the federal court after a U.S. jury found Holmes guilty in her fraud trial, in San Jose, California, U.S. January 3, 2022. REUTERS/Brittany Hosea-Small

By Jody Godoy

(Reuters) – Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes is likely to appeal her conviction for defrauding investors in the blood-testing company, but four legal experts say the fact that the jury acquitted her or failed to reach a verdict on several counts could work against her.

Holmes on Monday was found guilty https://www.reuters.com/world/us/us-jury-theranos-trial-cannot-agree-verdicts-all-charges-2022-01-03 of defrauding investors in the once high-flying Silicon Valley blood-testing startup, but she was acquitted of deceiving patients. The guilty verdict on four of 11 counts came after a months-long trial https://www.reuters.com/world/us/rise-fall-theranos-founder-elizabeth-holmes-2022-01-04.

A jury found the former Silicon Valley entrepreneur guilty of conspiring to dupe investors and…

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