Founder of French breast implant scandal firm jailed


Court gives Jean-Claude Mas, founder of PIP which was at centre of global breast implant scare involving 300,000 women, a four-year sentence.

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A French court on Tuesday convicted the ex-managers of firm PIP of fraud and sentenced the company's founder to four years after its faulty breast implants sparked a global health scare, reprots AFP.