Good article about Risperdal and the need for criminal prosecutions of top drug company honchos here –
We did a big list of drug company crimes and the outcomes over on psych forums.
China has executed the former head of its food and drug watchdog who became a symbol of the country’s product safety crisis when he was convicted of taking bribes to approve flawed medicine blamed for several deaths.
The execution of former State Food and Drug Administration chief Zheng Xiaoyu was confirmed by state television and the official Xinhua News Agency.
The few corrupt officials of the SFDA are the shame of the whole system and their scandals have revealed some very serious problems,” agency spokeswoman Yan Jiangyang said at a news conference held to highlight efforts to improve China’s track record on food and drug safety.