Elizabeth Holmes, the technology director of the show, smiled all day when he presented the court yesterday, and it seems that his trust was not out of place.
Recently, the 35-year-old man won an important legal victory at the head of the fraud trial, which will take place next August.
The woman who was once the youngest and most self-taught multimillionaire woman in the United States faces decades after bars, and her case has captivated the public in both the United States and the world.
Who is Elizabeth Holmes?
The unfortunate billionaire billionaire fired after foundering his revolutionary blood test company, Theranos, in 2003 just 19 years ago.
He claimed to have invented blood tests that only required very small amounts of blood from a fingerprint instead of a needle.
Theranos raised more than 700 million US dollars (1.03 million dollars) of venture capitalists and private investors, which represented an estimated 10 million US dollars at its peak in 2013 and 2014.
In 2015, Holmes was celebrated as the youngest and the richest female billionaire in the United States with an estimated net worth of 4.5 million US dollars.
But in 2016, everything started to break.
This fortune estimated at billions of dollars was reduced to $ 0 for Forbes, as Holmes faced an increasing allegation of possible frauds that allegedly caught investors in millions.
She and the former executive of Theranos and President Ramesh "Sunny" Balwani were charged with charges of wire fraud and two charges of conspiracy to commit cable fraud, both declaring themselves not guilty.
In September of 2018, Theranos was definitively closed.
The trial will begin in August of 2020.
New legal victory
Although Holmes has been affected by a setback after the setbacks, he has only enjoyed a rare legal victory.
It appeared on Wednesday in the room of a San José room, leaving its black-collar neck of a commercial brand, modeled by its hero Steve Jobs, for a suit and an elegant and sleeveless black outfit.
It seemed relaxed and even smiled at the cameras on arrival, but ignored the questions of waiting reporters, including CNBC's Yasmin Khorram, who asked him if he would ever make a public statement about the scandal.
Holmes has remained well-known for his fall.
According to Bloomberg, his lawyers had demanded "millions of documents" from the FDA (Food and Drug Administration) of the United States, who argued that they would be crucial for their defense.
The FDA had stated that it would take up to six months to get rid of it: a period of time that its lawyers had failed when they did the case.
Last month, lawyer Lance A. Wade said prosecutors who had access to these documents enjoyed an unfair advantage, but that when the Holmes team tried to access it "from Suddenly the regulatory mist appears before all these requests, "Bloomberg said.
In a ruling sentence this week, US District Judge Edward Davila agreed six months that he was "too long."
Holmes also follows the records of the Medicare and Medicaid service centers and the judge ordered the agencies to produce them within a period of 75 days.
Holmes and Balwani claim that these documents can help them demonstrate that they did not know that Theranos's tests were inaccurate and that, therefore, they had not consciously misrepresented the company's achievements.
However, the FDA refers to the documents in question could make an anonymous complaint effective.
The trial will begin in August of 2020, but if the FDA does not provide the documents, it is feared it may cause a delay.