USA judge orders Martin Shkreli to give up $7.36-million

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In August, a jury convicted Shkreli of securities fraud while he was a portfolio manager at a hedge fund.

The order, issued by District Judge Kiyo Matsumoto in Brooklyn, New York, would allow the government to go after Shkreli's assets.

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Federal records state Shkreli must hand over up to $7,360,450 in assets for his role in defrauding investors.

Shkreli, who became famous in 2015 for raising the price of the anti-parasite drug Daraprim by more than 5,000 percent, has been in jail since last September. Turing is now Vyera.

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It's said that in addition to "Once Upon a Time in Shaolin", Shkreli will also have to relinquish a Pablo Picasso painting, his copy of Lil Wayne's delayed and unreleased "Tha Carter V" album, as well as a $5 million bond. Bloomberg reported that he paid $2-million for it.

At any rate, the USA government believes it's still Shkreli's, and that it's valuable enough to include in the same list as a Picasso. They determined that he lied to investors about the performance of his hedge funds, MSMB Capital and MSMB Healthcare. He also was found guilty of conspiring to manipulate the stock price of another drug company he founded, Retrophin Inc.

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The defense is seeking a sentence of no more than 18 months behind bars. She said that regardless of the investors' ultimate gains, Shkreli got their money in the first place through fraud.