Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes was given a sentence of more than 11 years for fraud and conspiracy convictions.
Elizabeth Holmes was given a sentence of more than 11 years in prison by a judge in California for many charges of fraud.
and a stringent probationary period following her release, in court on Friday.
However, Holmes' defence team requested that Judge Edward Davila only jail her for 18 months
Senator Cory Booker was one of more than 100 persons who wrote letters to the judge begging for compassion in Holmes' punishment.